Explore and prototype microservices with Postman and Hivepod

Companies across the world are rapidly adopting Microservices Architectures as part of their Digital Transformation. Amazon, Netflix or eBay have proven the value of this new pattern which enabled them to innovate at scale with…

Making the perfect HTTP request using Postman Echo

Postman helps you craft HTTP requests easily and precisely. The server that receives these requests will know how to handle them. Either your framework or your code will break down GET parameters or process POST…

Importing RAML folders in Postman

For several developers, the RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) has become a popular choice for designing APIs. With the announcement of RAML 1.0 today, RAML has added several well thought out features that help API…

Writing a behaviour driven API testing environment within Postman

Behaviour driven test frameworks like mocha and jasmine have certain unalienable advantages. They provide a clean way to organize tests as well as safe and (in this particular case,) isolated assertions to prevent runtime error…

API integrations using Postman – Building a Slack channel bot

APIs break down information silos and make data more actionable. By bridging together different systems, an organization can increase its productivity radically. Unfortunately, these benefits are not realized as most APIs are undocumented or undiscoverable.…

How to write powerful automated API tests with Postman, Newman and Jenkins

Unless your development team is running on a six-month or an year-long cycle, you would be practicing Continuous Integration. From the ThoughtWorks definition of Continuous Integration: Continuous Integration (CI) is a development practice that requires…

Writing front-end API code with Postman

Writing code is hard. Mistakes creep in due to a myriad of reasons. Making API calls through code is harder still. Ensuring that complex API calls go through perfectly requires a lot of trial and…

Manage your SailsJS server bootstrap code

Postman and SailsJS go hand in hand — SailsJS allows you to rapidly build API servers and Postman helps to manage, document, and test them as you go along. At Postman, the relationship is even deeper since…

Making the Postman logo

In March 2014, Postman had been in existence for almost 2 years. Postman was “launched” through a post on Stackoverflow that still is the largest source of referrals for us. I had switched to working…

Making API documentation more manageable

We shipped some great new features with 3.0 a while back. One of the things that we are really excited about in the new Postman is the new Collection Browser. API documentation – if it…