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Facts and Links

Add facts and links to a service to show related resources on the Syslab UI

Overview

Facts and links provide a way to surface your external resources and information in Syslab. Some common use cases are

  • What language does this service use?
  • What is the oncall roster?
  • Where can I find dashboards and metrics?

Add facts

To add facts, use facts in your service's .sl file as a list of objects with 2 keys, name and value

facts:
  - name: Stack
    value: Nodejs + PostgreSQL
  - name: Slack
    value: '#cart-team'
  - name: Visibility
    value: Public
  - name: Stateless
    value: No
  - name: SLA
    value: 99.9%

They will show up in Syslab in your service's overview page

facts


To add links, use links in your service's .sl file as a list of objects with 2 keys, name and value

links:
  - name: GitHub
    value: https://github.com/owner/repo
  - name: Monitoring
    value: https://example.com
  - name: Style guide
    value: https://example.com

They will show up in Syslab in your service's overview page

links