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Postman: Introduction for Testers

Aired: Wednesday, October 26, 8:00 a.m. (PDT)

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Join us for a one-hour, introductory Postman learning session geared specifically for API testers.

Learn how to test the functionality and reliability of an API.

Here's what we'll do in this session:

  • Send a request and inspect a response
  • Use a test snippet
  • Write custom tests
  • Extract data from one request to use in another with variables
  • Save and run tests as collections
  • Explain different types of tests that can be written in Postman
  • Run a test locally using the Postman Collection Runner


  • Create a Postman account, and then sign in.
  • Download and install the Postman desktop agent, which will enable you to use the web version of Postman that we use in Postman Intergalactic sessions.


Pooja Mistry, Developer Advocate Postman

Pooja Mistry

Developer Advocate


Carson Hunter, Technical Enablement Architect Postman

Carson Hunter

Technical Enablement Architect


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