Is it possible to connect MySQL version 8 Managed database as the data source for Google data studio?
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From apr-29-2021 update Google supports MySQL 8 version.
The below URL will provide you steps to connect the MySQL database as a data source to google data studio.
If any error is being encountered, suggest changing the MySQL user password encrpytion method from caching_sha2_password to mysql_native_password.
For More details : https://docs.digitalocean.com/products/databases/mysql/how-to/manage-users-and-databases/#password-encryption
I hope this helps!