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Powerful SSIS Source & Destination Components that allows you to easily connect SQL Server with ShipStation through SSIS Workflows.

Use the ShipStation Data Flow Components to synchronize with ShipStation Marketplaces, Orders, Products, Items, and more. Perfect for data synchronization, local back-ups, workflow automation, and more!

How to Import ShipStation Data into SQL Server using SSIS

Easily back up ShipStation data to SQL Server using the SSIS components for ShipStation.

Using SQL Server as a backup for critical business data provides an essential safety net against loss. Backing up data to SQL Server enables business users to more easily connect that data with features like reporting, analytics, and more.

This example demonstrates how to use the CData SSIS Tasks for ShipStation inside of a SQL Server SSIS workflow to transfer ShipStation data into a Microsoft SQL Server database.

Add the Components

To get started, add a new ShipStation source and SQL Server ADO.NET destination to a new data flow task.

Create a New Connection Manager

Follow the steps below to save ShipStation connection properties in a connection manager.

  1. In the Connection Manager window, right-click and then click New Connection. The Add SSIS Connection Manager dialog is displayed.
  2. In the Connection Manager type menu, select ShipStation. The CData ShipStation Connection Manager is displayed.
  3. Configure connection properties.

    Use the BASIC Authentication standard to connect.

    1. Login to your ShipStation account
    2. Click on the settings icon in the upper right corner. A column menu will show up on the left
    3. Click Account -> API Settings
    4. On the API Settings page, note the API Key and API Secret.

    Authenticating to ShipStation

    • APIKey: Set this to the API key from the API settings page.
    • APISecret: Set this to the Secret key from the API settings page.

Configure the ShipStation Source

Follow the steps below to specify the query to be used to extract ShipStation data.

  1. Double-click the ShipStation source to open the source component editor.
  2. In the Connection Manager menu, select the connection manager previously created.
  3. Specify the query to use for the data extraction. For example: SELECT Id, Color FROM Tags WHERE CustomerId = '1368175'
  4. Close the ShipStation Source control and connect it to the ADO.NET Destination.

Configure the SQL Server Destination

Follow the steps below to specify the SQL server table to load the ShipStation data into.

  1. Open the ADO.NET Destination and add a New Connection. Enter your server and database information here.
  2. In the Data access mode menu, select "table or view".
  3. In the Table Or View menu, select the table or view to populate.
  4. Configure any properties you wish to on the Mappings screen.

Run the Project

You can now run the project. After the SSIS Task has finished executing, your database will be populated with ShipStation data.