Using Data Sources, you can read and write data from sources outside of Budibase, such as Databases and APIs.
To create a Data Source
Click "Data Sources"
Enter a name for your data source
Choose the type of data source
Enter configuration details
This is where you describe the basic connection details of your data source. You must create a query to read and write data to the data source.
You should use a data source when
Your data is already stored somewhere else, and you want it to stay there.
Budibase's tables do not do what you need. Please tell us what is missing from tables - create a GitHub discussion.
Please let us know by suggesting an integration.
We are always happy to accept contributions for new data source connectors. You can find instructions here.