Slack

A social network for instant messaging and collaboration.

Integrations and Connectors

AgilePoint NX integrates in these ways with Slack:

  • Activities in Process Builder
  • Access tokens

Activities in Process Builder

You can use out-of-the-box activities for Slack to execute actions in process-based apps.

An activity is a functional unit, or task, in a process-based app. Activities that integrate with a third-party system provide access to the API functionality for that system in a simple, point-and-click, form-entry format. This means that you can easily leverage APIs without writing code.


Slack Activities

The following activities are available for Slack:

  • Archive Channel
  • Create Channel
  • Create Child Group
  • Delete Chat
  • Get User's Presence
  • Invite To Channel
  • Join Channel
  • Kick Channel
  • Post Chat Message
  • Post Chat Me Message
  • Update Chat
  • Unarchive Channel
  • Users Info

For more information, refer to the process activities for Slack in Process Builder.

Access Tokens

You can create access tokens for Slack.

An access token is a secure object that stores an endpoint (usually a URL) and authentication credentials to connect to a service or technology. Often this is an external or third-party service, like Salesforce or SharePoint, but access tokens can also connect to an AgilePoint NX enviornment, local database, or other types of technologies. Once an access token is created, application designers can simply select and reuse it, rather than entering the credentials each time they are needed.

For more information, refer to Access Token for Slack.


Slack Access Token Configuration screen

Related Topics

Slack Documentation

Use these to find third-party vendor documentation for Slack:

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Slack, social network, messaging, channel