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Librarian: building a serverless slack app using Postman and Airtable

At Postman, some of us are avid readers, and we have a nice little library at our office where we share our books. Even though our library is small, finding a book is tedious because we have to manually search for one. We don’t keep track of books that are borrowed. It’s happened before that I want to read a book, but it was borrowed by someone, and I end up ordering a new one.

21 Dec 2017


Audit your AWS infrastructure with Postman

With the advent of cloud infrastructure services, both singular users and organizations are migrating to newer, more streamlined platforms. With the convenience of platform management provided by various web service providers, resources like servers and databases can be provisioned with ever-growing ease.

19 Dec 2017


Set and view SSL certificates with Postman

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates are a way of authentication for some servers using the SSL encryption protocol. These certificates provide secure, encrypted communications between a client and a server. If you’re submitting sensitive data such as passwords or payment information, these certificates are often used in testing and development environments to provide a layer of security for an API.

5 Dec 2017


Postman makes SOAP requests too

Frequently called a REST client, Postman is actually a tool that handles any calls sent over HTTP. Since SOAP is agnostic with regards to the underlying transport protocol, Postman easily handles SOAP calls too.

18 Nov 2017


Using a Postman monitor to water my plants

Maybe you think Postman monitors are only for your QA or DevOps team to make sure your API endpoints are up and running properly. While it’s true that Postman monitors are powerful tools to do just that, there are a bunch of other ways you can use them.

8 Nov 2017


Run collections with file uploads using Newman

People have asked how to use the collection runner to run collections which have requests with file uploads. Right now, it's not possible to upload files in the collection runner. However, you can use Newman, Postman's command-line companion, as a workaround:

21 Sep 2017