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Efficiently send real-time alerts from Sysdig Monitor to Squadcast - Boost your monitoring capabilities and stay on top of critical issues with seamless integration.
Sysdig Monitor is a monitoring tool you need to gain visibility into the infrastructure, applications, and services that drive your business. Get results quickly with out-of-the-box Kubernetes infrastructure visualizations, cloud integrations, dashboards, and alerts.
Route detailed events from Sysdig Monitor to the right users in Squadcast.

How to integrate Sysdig Monitor with Squadcast

In Squadcast: Using Sysdig Monitor as an Alert Source

  1. 1.
    Navigate to Services -> Service Overview -> select or search for your Service. Expand the accordion -> In the Alert Sources section, click Add.
How to configure Sysdig Monitor integration in Squadcast
2. Select Sysdig Monitor. Copy the displayed Webhook URL to configure it within Sysdig Monitor. Finish by clicking Add Alert Source -> Done.
Steps to add Sysdig Monitor integration to a service in Squadcast
Important:
When an alert source turns Active, it’ll show up under Configured Alert Sources. You can either generate a test alert from the integration or wait for a real-time alert to be generated by the Alert Source. An Alert Source is active if there is a recorded incident via that Alert Source for the Service.

In Sysdig Monitor: Add a Notification Channel for Squadcast

Note:
You can add a Notification Channel in Sysdig Monitor only if your user has the right permissions. More information on this is available here.
  1. 1.
    Click on your username in the bottom left corner and select Settings
  1. 2.
    Select Notification Channels from the sidebar
  1. 3.
    Select Add Notification Channel and select Webhook
  1. 4.
    To create a Squadcast Webhook Notification Channel:
  • URL: Paste the previously copied Webhook URL from Squadcast
  • Channel Name: Give the Channel a meaningful Name
  • Enabled: Toggle on
  • Notify when Resolved: Toggle on
  • Notify when Acknowledged: Toggle off
  • Test notification: Toggle on
  • Click Save to save the Squadcast Webhook Notification Channel
  1. 5.
    Verify that the Webhook that you added is visible in Notification Channels and is Enabled
Note:
When you save the Webhook, a test alert is sent to Squadcast for which Squadcast creates a test incident. This will verify that the Webhook is working as expected.
That is it, you are now good to go!
  • Now whenever an alert is triggered in Sysdig Monitor, an incident will be created for it in Squadcast.
  • Once the alert(s) that triggered the incident(s) are resolved in Sysdig Monitor, the corresponding Squadcast incidents would get resolved automatically.
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