How to add a PagerDuty provider
Before you configure the Web AP tile for use with PagerDuty you need to create a PagerDuty provider in Dashboard Server.
Adding a provider is a one-time configuration task, and once the provider has been configured it can be used each time you configure a tile.
For PagerDuty the provider must be created as a simple provider:
In Dashboard Server navigate to the right-hand menu ☰ > system > Integrations
Under Integrations click Web API.
Click the authentication type Simple
In the service name box type in a suitable name, e.g. PagerDuty
The base URL should be the current PagerDuty API URL, for example:
Under default headers click add
Add the following information to the boxes as shown below:
First box (name):
authorizationSecond box (value):
Token token=API token from PagerDuty
You can create an API access key (token) by logging in to PagerDuty > Developer Tools (top right) > API Access > Create New API Key, and ticking Read-only API Key.Copy the API access key from PagerDuty before closing the window:
Paste into the authorization value box in Dashboard Server, prepended by
Token token=as shown above.