Sysdig Cloud Integration

Sysdig Cloud comes with built-in integrations to a favorite application, infrastructure, and container technologies. They extract deep, granular metrics from inside containers without needing to install any additional agents or plugins - it all works automatically, out of the box.


Opsgenie's Sysdig Cloud integration enables Sysdig Cloud users to take advantage of Opsgenie's advanced alert & notifications management capabilities such as escalations, on-call schedule management, and extensive alert notification controls.

Add Sysdig Cloud Integration in Opsgenie

  1. Please create an Opsgenie account if you haven't done so already.
  2. Go to Opsgenie's Sysdig Cloud Integration page.


For Free and Essentials plans, you can only add the integrations from the Team Dashboards, please use the alternative instructions given below to add this integration.

  1. Specify who is notified of Sysdig Cloud alerts using the Teams field. Auto-complete suggestions are provided as you type.


An alternative for Step 2 and Step 3 is to add the integration from the Team Dashboard of the team which will own the integration. To add an integration directly to a team, navigate to the Team Dashboard and open Integrations tab. Click Add Integration and select the integration that you would like to add.

  1. Copy the API Key.
  2. Click Save Integration.

Configuration in Sysdig Cloud

  1. In Sysdig Cloud, go to Notification Channels under Settings.

  2. Click Add Notification Channel and Opsgenie respectively.

  1. Paste integration API Key copied previously into the API Key field.
  2. Type a Channel Name.
  3. Make sure Enabled and Test notification is active and click SAVE.
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  1. Go to Alerts page of Opsgenie and check test alert is created.
  1. Go to Alerts tab of Sysdig Cloud.
  2. Choose an alert, enable Opsgenie integration under Notify section and click SAVE.
  1. Enable selected alert.

Sample payload sent from Sysdig Cloud

  "timestamp": 1552549316624000,
  "timespan": 600000000,
  "alert": {
    "severity": 2,
    "editUrl": "",
    "scope": "host.mac = \"08:00:27:70:1a:03\"",
    "name": "TEST ALERT: Testing Notification Channel Test",
    "description": "Alert description",
    "id": 5757
  "event": {
    "id": 8724,
    "url": "",
    "username": "[email protected]"
  "state": "ACTIVE",
  "resolved": false,
  "entities": [
      "entity": "host.mac = '08:00:27:70:1a:03' and = 'container1_0'",
      "metricValues": [
          "metric": "cpu.used.percent",
          "aggregation": "avg",
          "groupAggregation": "avg",
          "value": 90.67236455788036
      "additionalInfo": [
          "metric": "host.hostName",
          "value": "Host-0"
  "condition": "avg(cpu.used.percent) > 85",
  "source": "Sysdig Cloud"

Sample alert


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