If you have decided to use Google Cloud Platform (GCP) as your long-term storage option, you will need to set up a Google Cloud Platform account. Please proceed with creating a storage account and at least 1 Bucket in the storage account. For now, you can name the Bucket whatever you’d like, such as “GRAX Backup.”
Choosing a Region
When creating the GCP Storage Account please specify a region that is closest to the current Heroku private space/app region.
Once you have your Storage Account and Container created, you will need the following pieces of information:
GRAX recommends setting the
MaxNumberOfRecordsPerPayload custom setting to 500 in Salesforce for customers who are utilizing GCP as their storage provider. This has been determined to be an optimal payload size for records being sent from Heroku to GCP.
Updated 5 months ago