{"metadata":{"image":[],"title":"","description":""},"api":{"url":"","auth":"required","results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","params":[]},"next":{"description":"","pages":[]},"title":"App Overview","type":"basic","slug":"app-overview","excerpt":"","body":"[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"body\": \"This section is meant for developers building an app with PagerDuty. For information on how to add or remove an existing app on your PagerDuty account, visit our [Knowledge Base](https://support.pagerduty.com/docs/apps).\"\n}\n[/block]\n## What is an app?\nAn app is anything that works with PagerDuty or makes PagerDuty more useful. Apps can send data to PagerDuty or receive data from PagerDuty. \n\n## What functionalities are available to apps?\n[See an overview of app functionality](doc:app-functionality) \n\n## Which app functionality is right for me?\nUse our [API Picker](doc:api-picker) resource to choose the app functionality that's right for your needs.\n\n## Who builds apps?\nApps are built by PagerDuty, our partners, our customers, system integrators, and the open source community! Any PagerDuty customer or developer with a [PagerDuty developer account](https://v2.developer.pagerduty.com/docs/developer-account) has access to PagerDuty app development tools. Apps can be used on a single account or published for all PagerDuty users.\n\n## Getting Started\n1. Not a PagerDuty customer? [Sign up for a developer account to get access to PagerDuty](https://developer.pagerduty.com/sign-up/).\n2. [Register your app](doc:how-to-build-an-app)\n3. [Add functionality to your app](doc:app-functionality)\n4. [Publish an app (completely optional)](doc:publish-your-app)","updates":[],"order":0,"isReference":false,"hidden":false,"sync_unique":"","link_url":"","link_external":false,"_id":"5da8cc1bee94d400188c049a","project":"564e5930c3553e0d003e53d0","version":{"version":"2","version_clean":"2.0.0","codename":"Foundation","is_stable":true,"is_beta":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_deprecated":false,"categories":["564e5a9b1560880d008d30dd","566318e1f5ca460d00f41896","56631d08cd54d50d005015fa","56631d2a81ad7417006a202c","5668ba19fbd7680d009375f4","5668cb8b10bda80d00797ed9","5668cb9d10bda80d00797eda","56830d8a3f94e00d004e2a7a","56830d9072bb720d0091f594","56830d94cb4d190d0027698e","56830dc44aecbd0d00a464c5","569e90f3c9b43e0d00c4bab1","56a96d338791090d00113bab","56b12d8336d2580d00247877","56c36bf0a869d017002ea55b","56c36bf93d30210d00ea84bb","56c77749b935671700ff0304","56c7ab9e5652c217008e091a","56cb8bdad5c6241d00ef5e61","58aefce02470660f00b54539","58aefd0bebd7370f0078b954","59ca65ca4337830026edf24f","5c33cd9eb47ba20051ac8d64","5c33df728bec1d0063431c34","5c4783ef523219027055513a","5c4f35033400f3010203a999","5d1d0c9f19c3a0003aeb525a"],"_id":"564e5a9b1560880d008d30dc","project":"564e5930c3553e0d003e53d0","createdAt":"2015-11-19T23:26:19.166Z","releaseDate":"2015-11-19T23:26:19.166Z","__v":27},"category":{"sync":{"isSync":false,"url":""},"pages":[],"title":"App / Integration Development","slug":"app-integration-development","order":2,"from_sync":false,"reference":false,"_id":"5d1d0c9f19c3a0003aeb525a","project":"564e5930c3553e0d003e53d0","version":"564e5a9b1560880d008d30dc","createdAt":"2019-07-03T20:14:23.802Z","__v":0},"user":"5bbfe5dfe752030003c5cb52","createdAt":"2019-10-17T20:16:27.775Z","__v":0,"parentDoc":null}
[block:callout] { "type": "info", "body": "This section is meant for developers building an app with PagerDuty. For information on how to add or remove an existing app on your PagerDuty account, visit our [Knowledge Base](https://support.pagerduty.com/docs/apps)." } [/block] ## What is an app? An app is anything that works with PagerDuty or makes PagerDuty more useful. Apps can send data to PagerDuty or receive data from PagerDuty. ## What functionalities are available to apps? [See an overview of app functionality](doc:app-functionality) ## Which app functionality is right for me? Use our [API Picker](doc:api-picker) resource to choose the app functionality that's right for your needs. ## Who builds apps? Apps are built by PagerDuty, our partners, our customers, system integrators, and the open source community! Any PagerDuty customer or developer with a [PagerDuty developer account](https://v2.developer.pagerduty.com/docs/developer-account) has access to PagerDuty app development tools. Apps can be used on a single account or published for all PagerDuty users. ## Getting Started 1. Not a PagerDuty customer? [Sign up for a developer account to get access to PagerDuty](https://developer.pagerduty.com/sign-up/). 2. [Register your app](doc:how-to-build-an-app) 3. [Add functionality to your app](doc:app-functionality) 4. [Publish an app (completely optional)](doc:publish-your-app)