Slack Connector 1.0 - Mule 4

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Anypoint Connector for Slack (Slack Connector) gives you access to the Slack platform. This connector exposes all of the operations provided by the Slack API. See Slack’s official site to learn more.

For compatibility information and fixed issues, see the Slack Connector Release Notes.

Prerequisites

To use this connector, you must be familiar with:

  • The Slack API

  • Anypoint Connectors

  • Mule runtime (Mule)

  • Elements and global elements in a Mule flow

  • Creating a Mule app using Anypoint Studio (Studio)

Before creating an app, you must have:

  • Credentials to access the Slack target resource

  • Anypoint Platform

  • Anypoint Studio 7.3 or later

  • The Slack API

  • Credentials to access the Slack target resource

Authentication Types

Slack Connector uses the OAuth 2.0 authentication type, which uses access tokens provided by the authorization server to get access to protected data.

For information about configuring the OAuth 2.0 authentication type, see Use Studio to Configure Slack Connector.

Next Step

After you complete the prerequisites, you are ready to create your own app and configure the connector using Anypoint Studio.