gRPC Destination Connector


  • A gRPC destination connector is for pairing with a gRPC source connector to set up a SYNC pipeline.
  • A gRPC destination connector is always in the CONNECTED state.
  • A gRPC destination connector's ID must be destination-grpc
  • A user account can set up only one gRPC destination connector.

#Release stage

Generally Available


N/AN/AThis connector doesn't take any configuration so the configuration field is an empty JSON object {}

#No-code setup

To create a gRPC destination connector:

  1. Go to the Destination page and click Add new destination
  2. Click the Destination type ▾ drop-down and choose gRPC
  3. [Optional] Give a short description in the Description field

Now go to the Destination page, the corresponding gRPC destination connector should be connected.

#Low-code setup

To create a gRPC destination connector:


curl -X POST http://localhost:8080/v1alpha/destination-connectors -d '{
"id": "destination-grpc",
"destination_connector_definition": "instill-ai/destination-grpc",
"connector": {
"configuration": {}

where localhost:8082 is the connector-backend default URL.

For other operations, please refer to the VDP Protobufs.

Last updated: 5/29/2023, 12:50:07 AM