Google Cloud SQL


Polytomic can connect to Google Cloud SQL databases using a service account key:

  1. Go to to create a new service account.

  2. Select the Cloud SQL Client role:

  1. Create and save a JSON service account key file.

  2. In Polytomic, go to Connections → Add Connection → Google Cloud SQL.

  3. Enter your credentials.

  4. Upload your JSON key file from step 3 in Polytomic's 'Service Account Key' field.

  1. Click Save.

If you'd like to authenticate using IAM rather than a password, you can add an IAM principal to your database (see and incorporate that in your JSON service account key file.