Connection libraries for Azure Database for MySQL

This article lists each library or driver that client programs can use when connecting to Azure Database for MySQL.

Client interfaces

MySQL offers standard database driver connectivity for using MySQL with applications and tools that are compatible with industry standards ODBC and JDBC. Any system that works with ODBC or JDBC can use MySQL.

Language Platform Additional Resource Download
PHP Windows, Linux MySQL native driver for PHP - mysqlnd Download
ODBC Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and Unix platforms MySQL Connector/ODBC Developer Guide Download
ADO.NET Windows MySQL Connector/Net Developer Guide Download
JDBC Platform independent MySQL Connector/J 5.1 Developer Guide Download
Node.js Windows, Linux, Mac OS X sidorares/node-mysql2 Download
Python Windows, Linux, Mac OS X MySQL Connector/Python Developer Guide Download
C++ Windows, Linux, Mac OS X MySQL Connector/C++ Developer Guide Download
C Windows, Linux, Mac OS X MySQL Connector/C Developer Guide Download
Perl Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and Unix platforms DBD::MySQL Download

Next steps

Read these quickstarts on how to connect to and query Azure Database for MySQL by using your language of choice:

PHP | Java | .NET (C#) | Python | Node.JS | Ruby | C++ | Go