Postman

How To Run Postman With Environment On Docker

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hello Everyone, basically Today we will learn about how to run collection with the environment on docker using the docker image. Let’s start, the simple prerequisite for this blog is that you have docker installed on your machine. What is Postman? Postman is an API(application programming interface) development tool that helps to build, test, and modify APIs. therefore any functionality that could need by the Continue Reading

Monitor API Collections in Postman

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hello Everyone! In this blog, we will talk about monitoring your APIs via Postman. Let’s assume you have some production in point that has to always be up and running. So, you cannot go to the postman all the time and even not run the collection to make sure that all the things are up and running. For that reason, the postman has one inbuilt Continue Reading

Postman (CRUD operations)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Postman is the collaboration platform for API development. Postman simplifies each step of building an API and streamlines collaboration so you can create better APIs CRUD operations CRUD Meaning: CRUD is an acronym that comes from the world of computer programming and refers to the four functions that are considered necessary to implement a persistent storage application: create, read, update and delete. Persistent storage refers to any data storage device Continue Reading

Load Testing with Postman and k6

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hi folks, In this short blog, we will explore how we can use our functional postman collections to perform load testing. You may think that we already have a postman runner and we can run the collections by increasing the iteration. But this approach has a major flaw in it, we’ll explore it later. So without much ado, let’s get started. Load Testing I’m pretty Continue Reading

Mocking Data in Postman

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mocking in general dictionary terms means imitating or making a replica of something. So here we will replicate the server. There are plenty of other reasons and tools to work with a mock server. But Postman already has an inbuilt feature to deploy a mock server without any external installation. What is Mock Server? A mock server is a server that is not a real Continue Reading

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Dev Tools to the Rescue – Part 2

Reading Time: 6 minutes In my previous article Dev Tools to the Rescue – Part 1, we looked at some of the best developer tools for software development, project management, continuous delivery/integrity, designing, testing, etc. In this article, we’ll continue with tools that are helpful for purposes like monitoring, analysis, cloud development, security, etc. Confluence Confluence is a team collaboration application that allows teams to work together and share Continue Reading

Integration of Postman with CI/CD tool- CircleCI

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is CircleCI– CircleCI is a modern continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform. The CircleCI Enterprise solution is installable inside your private cloud or data center and is free to try for a limited time. CircleCI automates the build, test, and deployment of Software. From this above diagram, we came to know that after the test/code on GitHub is authorized and added as a Continue Reading

Mock Servers in Postman

Reading Time: 4 minutes If we do not have a production API ready, or you do not want to run your requests against actual data,we can make requests that return mock data defined within Postman . By introducing a mock servers and adding examples to our requests, we can reproduce the behaviour of a real API. Basically Postman matches the request configurations to the examples we saved with request Continue Reading

How to generate AWS Signature with Postman

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hello folks, I hope you are having a productive day in this pandemic of COVID-19. Let’s move on to our next blog in the series of API automation. Most of us are doing automation using the tool Postman. So while performing automation with postman we have to integrate many other tools and APIs with Postman. Similarly to use the AWS APIs we need to create Continue Reading

Postman-Extract value from the JSON object array

Reading Time: 3 minutes Most of us are using postman for automating the Rest API. In automating the requests, we need to pass the data in many requests in different forms. It will be in the datasheet/excel form, database and also sometimes need to extract data from JSON response of any request. Postman lets you write scripts that run before/after you receive a response from the server. The pre-request Continue Reading