Configure a webhook in Grafana
Configure webhook endpoints so that Grafana can use the endpoint to communicate with Incident Response.
Before you begin
Ensure you have created an account in Grafana.
Role required: Responder, Manager, or Administrator
About this task
Note: Lightstep Incident Response supports version 7.5.7 or older for Grafana. If you're using a version released after 7.5.7, the alert payload will be available in the Additional info field.
Note: While this integration with a third-party product is supported, the documentation here is based upon information provided by that third-party. More current information about the operation of that third-party’s system may be available from them directly.
Log in to the Grafana console.
On the navigation pane, click the bell icon () and then click
Click New channel.
The New notification channel form appears.
On the form, fill in the fields.
Field Description Name Name for the notification channel. Type Select the type as webhook. Url Webhook URL copied from Incident Response. Optional Webhook settings Http Method Select POST. Notification settings Options to manage your notifications.
- Click Test to verify whether a connection is being established between Grafana and Incident Response, to send events. This doesn't create an alert in Incident Response.
- Click Save.
What to do next
Add the notification webhook to your alert rules:
- Navigate to .
- Select a panel and open the panel editor.
- Click the Alert tab.
- In the Notification section, under Send to, click the
plus icon () and add the notification channel that you have created.