Creating and Updating Webhooks Through the API Gateway

The following HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol. The HTTP is an application protocol to transfer data over the web. The HTTP protocol defines how messages are formatted and transmitted, and the actions that the w servers and browsers should take in response to various commands. methods are defined for Aruba Central API Application Programming Interface. Refers to a set of functions, procedures, protocols, and tools that enable users to build application software. Webhooks resource:

  • GET
  • POST
  • PUT

You can perform CRUD operation on the Webhooks URL Uniform Resource Locator. URL is a global address used for locating web resources on the Internet. configuration. The key configuration elements that are required to use API Webhooks service are Webhooks URL and a shared secret.

A shared secret token is generated for the Webhooks URL when you register for Webhooks. A hash key is generated using the SHA256 algorithm by using the payload and the shared secret token. The API required to refresh the shared secret token is provided for a specific Webhooks configuration. You can choose the frequency at which you want to refresh the secret token.

To access and use the API Webhooks service:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, under Maintain, click Organization > Platform Integration > Rest API. The API Gateway page is displayed.
  2. In the APIs tab, click the Swagger link under the Documentation header. The Swagger website opens.
  3. In the Swagger website, from the URL drop-down list, select Webhook. All available Webhooks APIs are listed under API Reference.

Swagger documentation displays more information on Webhook APIs. To access the Swagger documentation, see API Gateway.