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Pingdom Pingdom

Pingdom is a global performance and availability monitoring solution for your websites, applications and servers.

Creating a Pingdom connection

To create the connection you need:

  • An API token.

Obtaining the credentials

  1. Go to SolarWinds Cloud.

  2. Click Add API token.


  3. Name your token, and click Generate token.


Creating your connection

  1. In the Blink platform, navigate to the Connections page > Add connection. A New Connection dialog box opens displaying icons of external service providers available.
  2. Select the Pingdom icon. A dialog box with name of the connection and connection methods appears.
  3. (Optional) Edit the name of the connection. At a later stage you cannot edit the name.
  4. Select Token as the method to create the connection.
  5. Fill in the parameters:
    • The API token
  6. (Optional) Click Test Connection to test it.
  7. Click Create connection. The new connection appears on the Connections page.