Setting up Slack¶
We integrate to allow the sending of alert triggers, updates and resolutions to a Slack channel.
Create a new incoming webhook in Slack. https://my.slack.com/services/new/incoming-webhook/. This allows you to set the Slack channel for Outlyer notifications.
This will look in the form:
For more details see their documentation: https://api.slack.com/incoming-webhooks
From an alert, choose to add a new webhook action
Paste the URL into an alert action in Outlyer.
Click the test button and you should receive a message in your slack channel.
You can add further text to the payload if you wish, such as links to your runbooks for alert resolution.