If you see Windows protected your PC pop-up, click on more info -> Run anyway
After the installation start the MonetDB server by simply opening:
'Program Files -> MonetDB5 -> M5server.bat'
Leave the server running and start the MonetDB client by opening:
'Program Files -> MonetDB5 -> mclient.bat'
Connect to the database with the following credentials:
Perform the first query
sql> SELECT 'hello world'; +---------------+ | single_value | +===============+ | hello world | +---------------+ 1 tuple
Remember to close the query with semicolon
Terminate the connection with the server
Now it's time to discover some more advanced features of MonetDB. Go to see our Introduction to MonetDB in the documentation section to discover, among others: