Prepare credentials and permission in Google Cloud console

Certain credentials and permission are required for Validio to validate your data:

  • A service account with access and permissions to the specific Pub/Sub stream.


Permissions for service accounts

Certain permissions and roles are required for the service account.
For more information, refer to Access control with IAM for Pub/Sub and Authenticate to Pub/Sub.

Service account for Source config

We recommend that you create a service account where the Validio platform is granted access to the read data from your Pub/Sub stream.

Service account key

  • Obtain a service account key in JSON file format for your service account.
    For details, refer to Create and delete service account keys.
  • Provide the service account to the Credentials field in Validio by either:
    • Upload the JSON file to the JSON file field.
    • Paste the content of the JSON file into the JSON text field.

Credential parameters

Nameβœ…Identifier for the credentials. Used when accessing Sources.
Service accountβœ…Upload the JSON file or paste the content of the JSON file containing the service account key.

Configuration parameters

Nameβœ…Identifier for the Source. Used when setting up Validators.
Project Idβœ…Id of the Pub/Sub project to read data from.
Subscription Idβœ…Id of the Pub/Sub stream to read data from.
Message formatβœ… JSON, AVRO or PROTOBUF
Message schemaβœ…JSON - Not needed, Validio automatically infers schema
AVRO - Refer to Avro Schema Declaration.
PROTOBUF - Refer to Protobuf Message Type.