Opal lets your developers find and request access to GCP SQL instances. In this article we'll walk you through how to add SQL instances to your Opal dashboard.
Step 1: Navigate to SQL
Access the SQL browser using this link or find it by navigating to SQL in the search bar.
Step 2: Configure your SQL instance
Select your instance and click Edit.
Under Customize your instance, click Flags.
Click Add Flag.
Opal only adds resources for SQL instances that you label with
Scroll down to Labels and add the
Accessing a SQL instance in Opal
If you successfully labeled your SQL instance in GCP, the new SQL resource will show up in the Resources page.
If you already have access to the SQL instance in GCP, through Opal or otherwise, you'll see a Connected label in the top right corner of the resource. The access levels to this instance are granted to the GCP user that matches your email address.
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