Starburst MongoDB connector#
The Starburst MongoDB connector is an extended, tested and fully supported version of the MongoDB connector with configuration and usage identical.
The following improvements are included:
Fulfill the MongoDB connector requirements.
Additional features of the connector require a valid Starburst Enterprise license, unless otherwise noted.
The connector includes security-related features detailed in the following section.
The connector supports Kerberos authentication using a keytab.
To configure Kerberos authentication with a keytab, add the following catalog configuration properties to the catalog properties file:
mongo.authentication.type=KERBEROS firstname.lastname@example.org kerberos.client.keytab=etc/kerberos/example.keytab kerberos.config=etc/kerberos/krb5.conf
With this configuration the user
email@example.com, defined in the
principal property, is used to connect to the database, and the related Kerberos
service ticket is located in the