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There are two approaches to manipulate HANA database instance in SAP Cloud Platform:

1. Use SAP HANA Web-Based Development Workbench provided in SCP cockpit

2. Directly operate on Cloud database in Eclipse with help of Cloud Connector

Switch to Data Source Explorer view in Eclipse, and create a new Connection Profile:

Profile type: Generic JDBC

Maintain Properties as below:

  • Connection URL

You should maintain service channel url created in Cloud Connector.

It means you need to first create a service channel in Cloud Connector and point it to the HANA database instance in SCP. Details please refer to my blog Use JDBC to connect to HANA database instance in SAP Cloud Platform

  • Database Name

Fill the HANA database instance ID in SCP.

  • Driver Class

  • JAR List

you can download from this url.

Once done, you could directly use Eclipse to browse HANA database instance in SCP.