Connecting to Splice Machine with JDBC

This section introduces our JDBC driver and shows you how to connect to Splice Machine via JDBC with various programming languages, including:

The Splice Machine JDBC Driver

Our JDBC driver is automatically installed on your computer(s) when you install Splice Machine. You’ll find it in the jdbc-driver folder under the splicemachine directory; typically:


You can also download the driver from our JDBC Download site:

You must use the Splice Machine JDBC driver to connect with your Splice Machine database; other JDBC drivers will not work correctly.

Default Driver Connection Parameters

The following table shows the default connection values you use with Splice Machine.

Connection Parameter Default Value
port 1527
User name Substitute your own user ID
Password Substitute your own password
Database name splicedb