• Pro

VictorOps is a real-time incident management platform that combines the power of people and data to handle incidents as they occur and prepare for the next one.

This integration allows you to configure Postman Monitors to trigger incidents on VictorOps whenever it fails.

Get the VictorOps API Key

Log in to your VictorOps account and go to the Settings tab. On the Settings page, select Integrations from the Alert Behavior dropdown.

log in to victorops

From the list of integrations, select the REST Generic Integration. 

select REST Generic

If the integration is not already enabled, click the Enable Integration button. 

enable integration

If the integration is enabled, you will see a URL which contains the API Key.

view API key

Copy the API Key and save it for later. You can also provide routing keys if you are using teams within VictorOps. Routing keys allow the creation of incidents to be directed towards a specific team, so that they get notified about a particular failure. To get the routing key, click on the Alert Behavior dropdown and select Route Keys.

make a note of keys

You can enter your own key and select a team for which the key is applicable.

enter key

Configuring Postman Monitors

In the Integrations page, find VictorOps from a list of Postman’s 3rd party Integrations for Postman Pro users.

Click the View Details button to see information about VictorOps and how you can configure Postman monitors to trigger incidents on VictorOps.

You also can click the Configured Integrations tab to set up other integrations, view available integrations for VictorOps, or view all integrations.

victorOps details

Click the Add Integration button to display the ”Send Monitor Run Results” modal.

victorOps mon run

In the Send Monitor Run Results page:

  • Select a monitor to send to VictorOps.
  • Enter the VictorOps API key.
  • Click “Advanced Options” if you want to add a VictorOps Routing Key.
  • Click the Add Integration button.

You can send the results of multiple monitors to the same VictorOps collection.

Incidents on VictorOps

An incident on VictorOps consists of the basic information of which monitor failed, with 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 subsequent run succeeds. 

victorops view