Salesforce Marketing Cloud is a digital marketing suite formerly known as ExactTarget that allows you to build and customize journeys for visitors and customers to personalize their experience.
Refer to the table below for information about the destination export type and frequency.
|Export type||Profile-based||You are exporting all members of a segment, together with the desired schema fields (for example: email address, phone number, last name), as chosen in the select profile attributes screen of the destination activation workflow.|
|Export frequency||Batch||Batch destinations export files to downstream platforms in increments of three, six, eight, twelve, or twenty-four hours. Read more about batch file-based destinations.|
When setting up email marketing destinations with SFTP storage, Adobe recommends that you add certain IP ranges to your allow list.
Refer to IP address allow list for cloud storage destinations if you need to add Adobe IPs to your allow list.
To connect to this destination, follow the steps described in the destination configuration tutorial.
This destination supports the following connection types:
While setting up this destination, you must provide the following information:
For SFTP with Password connections, you must provide:
For SFTP with SSH Key connections, you must provide:
Optionally, you can attach your RSA-formatted public key to add encryption with PGP/GPG to your exported files under the Key section. Your public key must be written as a Base64 encoded string.
Name: Pick a relevant name for your destination.
Description: Enter a description for your destination.
Folder Path: Provide the path in your storage location where Platform will deposit your export data as CSV files.
File Format: Select CSV to export CSV files to your storage location.
You can enable alerts to receive notifications on the status of the dataflow to your destination. Select an alert from the list to subscribe to receive notifications on the status of your dataflow. For more information on alerts, see the guide on subscribing to destinations alerts using the UI.
When you are finished providing details for your destination connection, select Next.
See Activate audience data to batch profile export destinations for instructions on activating audience segments to this destination.
When activating segments to this destination, Adobe recommends that you select a unique identifier from your union schema. Select the unique identifier and any other XDM fields that you want to export to the destination. For more information, refer to best practices when activating audiences to email marketing destinations.
For Salesforce Marketing Cloud destinations, Platform creates a
.csv file in the storage location that you provided. For more information about the files, see verify segment activation in the segment activation tutorial.
After connecting Platform to your SFTP storage, you must set up the data import from your storage location into Salesforce Marketing Cloud. To learn how to accomplish this, see Importing Subscribers into Marketing Cloud from a File in the Salesforce Help Center.