Send alert details to Squadcast from NodePing

This document will help you integrate NodePing with Squadcast.

NodePing provides uptime monitoring for websites and servers.

Route detailed alerts from NodePing to the right users in Squadcast.

How to integrate NodePing with Squadcast

In Squadcast: Using NodePing as an Alert Source

(1) From the navigation bar on the left, select Services. Pick the applicable Team from the Team-picker on the top. Next, click on Alert Sources for the applicable Service

(2) Search for NodePing from the Alert Source drop-down and copy the Webhook URL

In NodePing: Create a Squadcast webhook alert

(1) In the app, click on Checks & Contacts > Contacts > Add new contact

(2) Provide any suitable Name, select Webhook option in the drop-down, change method name from GET to POST. Paste the previously copied Webhook URL in the URL field

(3) Click on Body > RAW and copy the below payload and paste this in the JSON section and click on Save

	"id" : "{_id}",
	"label" : "{label}",
	"event" : "{event}",
	"uuid" : "{uuid}",
	"ci" : "{ci}",
	"t" : "{type}",
	"tg" : "{target}",
	"i" : "{interval}",
	"s" : "{start}",
	"e" : "{end}",
	"rt" : "{runtime}",
	"sc" : "{statuscode}",
	"su" : "{su}",
	"m" : "{message}"

(4) Click on Checks & Contacts > Checks and edit the check. Scroll to the Notify section and select the Contact created for Sqaudcast in the drop-down and click on Save

You can find more information on setting this up here.

That is it, you are now good to go! Whenever an alert is generated in NodePing, an incident will be created in Squadcast. When the alert is resolved in NodePing, the corresponding incident will automatically get resolved in Squadcast as well.