Is it possible to use an external data source to run a SQL update statement from the platform ?


The question if a data source can run an UPDATE statement, was often raised

Release or Environment



This a feature is not supported


It is not possible to run a SQL UPDATE statement with a Servicenow data source.

ODBC driver is Read Only
"provides read-only access to the database associated with your ServiceNow instance"

Data Source only used for importing