Configuring the adapter consists of specifying connection and authentication information for each of the connections you want to establish.
You can configure the adapter from either the Web Console or the Data Management Console.
From the Data Management Console, expand the Adapters folder.
In the DMC, the Adapters folder opens. In the Web Console, the Adapters page opens showing your configured adapters.
The Add Adapter to Configuration pane opens.
The Adapter for Amazon Redshift is under the SQL group folder.
Logical name used to identify this particular set of connection attributes. The default is CON01.
Is the name of the machine where the Amazon Redshift database is running. The basic syntax is host. Note that the port can be specified in the Additional connection string keywords text box.
There are three methods by which a user can be authenticated when connecting to a database server:
Primary authorization ID by which you are known to the data source.
Password associated with the primary authorization ID.
Is used to add options to the connection string. For example, 'PORT=1563'.
Select a profile from the drop-down menu to indicate the level of profile in which to store the CONNECTION_ATTRIBUTES command. The global profile, edasprof.prf, is the default.
If you wish to create a new profile, either a user profile (user.prf) or a group profile if available on your platform (using the appropriate naming convention), choose New Profile from the drop-down menu and enter a name in the Profile Name field (the extension is added automatically).
Store the connection attributes in the server profile (edasprof).