Google BigQuery

Step-by-step instructions to set up Google BigQuery as destination in Rudder

Google Cloud Setup

  1. Create a new bucket for Rudder to store staging files

  2. Create a new service account under IAM & Admin -> Service Accounts

  3. Add Service account permissions:

    1. Grant access to write objects to the bucket

    2. Grant admin access to BigQuery

    3. Create a key for the service account with JSON type and store it

Sample BigQuery Configuration

Sample BigQuery Configuration

Configuring Rudder Destination

  1. Create a new destination of type "Google BigQuery"

  2. Add your project ID and bucket name

  3. Copy the contents of the credentials file you created in the credentials section

  4. Start sending events to your source and Rudder dumps them in BigQuery periodically.