Integrate Postman with Splunk On-Call

Splunk On-Call (formerly VictorOps) is a real-time incident management platform that handles incidents as they occur and prepares for the next one.

This integration enables you to configure Postman Monitors to trigger incidents on Splunk On-Call whenever it fails.

Get the Splunk On-Call API key

  1. Sign in to your Splunk On-Call account and select the Integrations tab. Sign in to Splunk On-Call
  2. On the Integrations page, search and select the REST Generic Integration.
  3. If the integration isn't already enabled, select Enable Integration. When the integration is enabled, the page displays a URL containing the API Key. View API key
  4. Copy the API Key and save it for later.

Routing alerts to specific teams

If you are using teams in Splunk On-Call, you can route alerts to specific teams by pairing routing keys with escalation policies.

  1. Select the Settings tab, then select Routing Keys. Routing keys
  2. Select Add Key.
  3. Enter the API key you copied from the Integrations page and select an escalation policy.

Configuring Postman Monitors

  1. On the Home page, select Integrations.

    Home page and integrations
  2. Search and select Splunk On-Call.

  3. Select Add Integration and enter the following:

    • Nickname - A nickname for your integration.
    • Workspace - The workspace that contains your monitor.
    • Monitor - Send this monitor's results to Splunk On-Call.
    • API Key - The API key from the Splunk On-Call Integrations page.
  4. Select Advanced Options if you want to add a Splunk On-Call routing key. This enables you to direct incidents to a specific team, so they get notified about a particular failure.

    You can send the multiple monitors' results to the same Splunk On-Call collection.

  5. Select Add Integration.

    Splunk On-Call add integration

    You can see your newly created integration and every instance of this integration created by your team.

  6. Select the name of the integration you added to view the monitoring results.

    Splunk On-Call add integration

You can view your configured integrations on the Browse Integrations page. You can also view integrations that have been configured for a monitor by opening the monitor and selecting the information icon Information icon in the right sidebar. Learn more about viewing or editing integrations.

Incidents on Splunk On-Call

An incident on Splunk On-Call consists of basic information from a monitor that has failed, including the number of errors and failed tests. It also provides a direct link to the failing monitor. This integration automatically acknowledges a triggered incident if the next run succeeds.

Incident information

Last modified: 2022/07/07