How to send metrics using Postman
- 1.Open Postman.
- 2.Create a new request, set its type to POST and its URL to
- 3.Go to the Authorization tab. For the authorization, type select Basic Auth. In the username field, enter your Hosted Graphite API key.
- 4.Go to the Body tab. Select raw, and enter a datapoint for your metric (you can send multiple datapoints as long as they are on separate lines). You may also include an optional Unix timestamp with your datapoint. A datapoint has the following parameters:
<metricName> <value> <optionalTimestamp>
- 5.Click the Send button to send your datapoint. When your datapoint has been sent successfully, you will receive a response with status 202 Accepted.