Create a REST API Key
Create a REST API key to identify and authenticate your Incident Response account. It is a unique identifier used to connect to, or perform, an API call.
Before you begin
Role required: Responder, Manager, or Administrator
- Log in to Lightstep Incident Response.
Select the profile icon and then select API Key management.
On the Manage API Keys page, click Create API Key.
On the Create an API key dialog box, enter the following details:
- Name: Name of the API key.
- Description: Brief description regarding the key.
An API key is generated. Copy the key by clicking the copy icon () or by clicking Copy. You will need it when you want to authenticate with Incident Response.