Salesforce Connection


This connection type provides the connection to the cloud-based CRM product using the Salesforce WebService.

Main Settings

Salesforce Endpoint Host:

This is the URL of the host on which the Salesforce WebService is running. Example:

User Name:

Username for authentication to, e.g.


Password for authentication to

Security Token:

The security token for a user is an automatically generated key from Salesforce. It is required for authentication to

Advanced Settings

SSL Mode:

Verify: the certificate is verified.
Trust: the certificate is imported to the keystore if not yet available.

  • If an HTTP Proxy is used, all IP addresses used by Salesforce have to be added to the whitelist of the firewall according to this link:
  • Until Jedox 2018.2, the complete Webservice URL had to be defined, including the Salesforce API version, e.g. The API version is now set automatically. Manual update and the generation of a Salesforce client is no longer required.
  • For this connection type, the API access must be available in Salesforce. For the list of Salesforce editions with enabled API access, see