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Overview

You can create a Snowflake Destination Connector to write to a table within your Snowflake, using Snowflake's key pair authentication.
To set up this Destination Connector, you will need to configure key pair authentication for your Snowflake account and provide the private key. To learn more about configuring key pair authentication within Snowflake, visit: https://docs.snowflake.com/en/user-guide/key-pair-auth.html
The schema for this Destination Connector is defined by the Snowflake table schema.

Prerequisites

Required information:
  • Private Key
  • Account Name
  • User Name (with appropriate privileges)
  • Warehouse

Creating a Snowflake Destination Connector

Step 1: Click New Connector.
Step 2: Under the System prompt, click Snowflake.
Step 3: Enter a Connector Name.
Step 4: Select Destination Connector.

Authentication

Private Key
Step 1: Provide a private Snowflake key in PEM format as shown below:
Note: We do not currently support encrypted keys
To learn more about configuring key pair authentication for your Snowflake account, visit: https://docs.snowflake.com/en/user-guide/key-pair-auth.html

Account & Database Information

Step 1: Provide your Snowflake account name in this format <account_locator>.<region_id>.<cloud>
E.g. xk79910.us-central1.gcp
Note: Your full account name may include segments that identify the region and cloud platform where your account is hosted. Include those additional segments when providing your account name.
Step 2: Provide your User Name.
This User Name must be associated with an account that has the required permissions enabled in order to successfully build a connector. To learn more about Snowflake access controlprivledges, visit: https://docs.snowflake.com/en/user-guide/security-access-control.html
Step 3: Provide the name of the Warehouse that will execute the query you provide below.
Step 4: Provide the name of the Database that contains the table you want to write to.
Step 5: Provide the name of the Schema that contains the table you want to write to.
Step 6: Provide the name of the Table you want to write to.
Note: the schema for this Destination Connector is defined by the Snowflake table schema.

Advanced Options

Validation Webhook

We support the use of Validation Webhooks to prevent bad data from being written to your systems, adding another layer of protection to the built-in validations that Osmos provides. The Webhook URL can be posted here.
For more information on Validation Webhook configuration, see Server Side Validation Webhooks