Apache Superset is a business intelligence web application that makes it easy for users of all skill sets to explore and visualize their data, from simple pie charts to highly detailed deck.gl geospatial charts.
Superset is open-source software and can be downloaded and hosted on your own servers for free. To avoid the complexity of hosting it yourself, we recommend using Preset, a managed SaaS service on top of Superset.
If you self-host Superset, you must install the Firebolt driver. If you use Preset, you can skip this section and go to Set up the connection below.
To install the driver, see Adding New Database Drivers in Docker in Superset documentation. Use
firebolt-sqlalchemy as the driver name in
In the Superset UI, go to Data > Databases > Add Database.
The connection expects a SQLAlchemy connection string of the form:
This is currently available in the latest
master branch in Superset and will also be included in the Superset v1.4 stable release when it is available.