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Load Data from REST with JSON payload


Hi everybody

I'm trying to get data from the Zabbix API into Splunk. For this I need to be able to send some parameters in JSON format to the API. For example:

    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "host.get",
    "params": {
        "output": ["hostid"],
        "selectParentTemplates": [
        "hostids": "10084",
    "id": 1,
    "auth": "asdf"

With the Add-On Builder I'm only able to add simple parameters but not JSON.
Is there any other possibility?

Thanks and kind regards,

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Path Finder
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Path Finder

You write Python code to perform the API access and submit JSON or any other kind of data this way. You can find more details at and

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