How to Access Information about a Postman API Authenticated User

        

An authenticated user of the Postman API is the owner of the API key that you’re sending through a request. Accessing information about an authenticated user is really useful when you want to populate a user interface, or when you need that information to interact with other systems. Now, you can use the /me Postman…

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My Journey as a Postman Student Leader

        

This is a guest post written by Aanchal Mishra, Postman Student Leader at SNDT Women’s University. As a junior attending SNDT Women’s University in Mumbai, communities have a very special place in my heart, and I’m involved with some of the most active technical communities and organizations in India. Engaging with Postman’s educational programs specially…

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COVID-19 Vaccines in India: How to Build an API-based Vaccine Locator

        

The Co-Win portal is a critical website for India at this time, allowing Indians to register and schedule vaccinations against COVID-19 (please note that the portal may lead to a 403 Forbidden error if you’re not in India), and it has published the Co-Win APIs. Since the population of India is so large and the…

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Monitor APIs with Postman and New Relic

        

For DevOps specialists, having a consolidated view of IT infrastructure is crucial. At the time of an incident, these specialists must be able to correlate metrics from various sources to get to the root of the problem. With Postman’s just-released New Relic integration, you can now configure Postman monitors to send metrics to New Relic…

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Mike Ralphson Joins Postman to Lead Our OpenAPI Strategy

        

Postman is excited to announce the expansion of our Postman Open Technologies team of renowned experts. Building on the addition of Fran Méndez and Lukas Gornicki from the AsyncAPI team, as well as Ben Hutton from the JSON Schema community, we’d now like to introduce Mike Ralphson as Postman’s OpenAPI Specification (OAS) lead. OpenAPI, AsyncAPI, and…

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30 Days of Postman: Coding Challenge for Developers

        

On the heels of Postman’s popular API training programs like Student Experts and APIs 101, we’re introducing a new Postman experience and badge—for developers. Explore a new Postman challenge and tutorial each day, for 30 days, to claim your 30 Days of Postman badge. Learn how to set dynamic request bodies, parse HTML responses, use…

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Postman’s Proxy Now Fully Supports HTTPS Endpoints

        

Developers spend a lot of time debugging and manually testing APIs. Unsurprisingly, according to the 2020 State of the API Report by Postman, developers also feel like they should spend less time debugging (ideal state: 10.75%) than they actually do (existing state: 17%) while working with APIs. We’ve heard this loud and clear from Postman…

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The Official List of 2021 API Month Highlights

        

Since APIs are already critical to every industry, it was about time they got their own spot on the calendar. An entire month in honor of all things API?  Yes. This year, we made it official: April is API Month. Because, well, you can’t spell “April” without “API.” Now that API Month has come to…

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Announcing the Postman Student Leader Program

        

Six months ago, we launched the Postman Student Expert training program to educate students and improve their API literacy through a self-paced curriculum created by the Postman team. Since then, we’ve welcomed thousands of bright students from across the globe into our student community and certified hundreds of outstanding Postman Student Experts. Now, for the…

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Introducing Postman Groups: Manage Users with Easier Access Control

        

In Postman, access control on resources is built on the principle of role-based access control (RBAC). This means that users are assigned roles on resources, and roles map to particular permissions that allow the users to perform certain actions on these resources (team, workspace, collection, etc.). Roles can be assigned to each team member at…

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