Connectors – PagerDuty

Here is a quick guide to setting up and using the PagerDuty connector.
Note: this connector does not come pre-loaded out of the box, and will need to be loaded separately. To learn how to load the connector into your API Fortress instance click here.

  1. Go to settings page
  2. Click on “Alert Groups”
  3. Create a new group or add a connector to an existing alert group
  4. Add a new connector
  5. Choose the PagerDuty connector
  6. Configure the connector
    1. routing_key is the integration key generate for a service in PagerDuty. The routing_key can be generated here
      1. click on the service you would like to alert, and click on the “Integrations tab”
      2. Use an existing integration or create a new one specifically for API Fortress. The integration key provided is the “routing_key”
    2. severity is the level the alert should be sent as. (critical, error, warning, and info)
    3. dedup_key is a key that will allow to you match a triggered alert with a response for that alert
    4. event_action is the action you would like the alert to take. (trigger, acknowledge, and resolve)
  7. Go into project settings for a project you would like PagerDuty alerts set up for
  8. Add the alert group that contains your PagerDuty connector to this project