Python Database Connection with MariaDB From Infosys

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Install a Python script interpreter and configure the MariaDB database server

Create a Python Script which enables an efficient connection to the MariaDB server

Validate the connection to the database by testing your script

Showcase this hands-on experience in an interview

Clock1 hour
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Did you know that connecting to servers is the number one job task of database administrators? Did you know that being able to effectively complete this skill is in-demand for this role? By taking this Guided Project, you will be able to accomplish exactly this task! “Python Database connection with MariaDB” is for any system or database administrator looking to automate the daily routine task of connecting to a company’s database with less effort. By the end of this 1-hour Guided Project, you will be able to establish a verified connection to a MariaDB server by using Python scripts which you have created! Brought to you by Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, this project is created by a certified Technology Associate in Python Programming, and the team lead of Education, Training and Assessments. Let's get started!


Knowledge of basic python programming  and Knowledge of Unix Shell Scripting

Skills you will develop

  • Mariadb Configuration
  • Mariadb installation
  • Python installation
  • Python Scripting
  • Command-Line Interface

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Installation of Python Interpreter

  2. Verification of Python Interpreter

  3. Installation and Configuration of MariaDB Database server

  4. Create your First Python Script

  5. Establish the connection to MariaDB Database

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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