While Salesforce provides its own web API for data access, using a widely accepted OData standard for data access over the Internet is preferred in many cases. OData is supported in a number of data-related applications and technologies, and it makes consume your real-time Salesforce data or integrate them with other applications much easier.
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If you need to provide access to your Salesforce data to your colleagues, clients, or other people, Skyvia Connect can offer several advantages.
Skyvia Connect provides bi-directional access to live Salesforce data in real time.
Monitor all access events for an endpoint. See all the request details: users, IPs, queries, etc.
Create users and define passwords in the endpoint itself - no need to give your Salesforce credentials. Limit access by IP if needed.
Expose only the Salesforce tables and columns you need to share. Other tables and columns remain unavailable via the endpoint.
Create a connection to your Salesforce.
Select entities and fields to expose in convenient GUI. If necessary, create user accounts and specify IPs to allow access from.
Simply copy the result HTTPS link to your endpoint and share it with clients or paste to your OData consumer applications.