GCeasy provides powerful REST API to analyze Java GC logs. This API can be used for application monitoring, analyzing code quality during CI/CD pipeline, proactive production monitoring, and several other purposes. This document walks through the steps involved in invoking this REST API through the Postman tool.
(1). Launch Postman tool installed in your system. If you don’t have postman tool installed in your system then download it from the chrome web store. Copy paste the following URL in chrome browser address bar to download postman tool,
(2).Select POST method type from the drop down. By default GET method type is selected in the drop down menu.
(3). Enter the request URL in the textbox. Find request URL below,
For example, if your API KEY is “abc123xyz” then request URL should be
Please find screenshot below for more details,
(4). To upload the GC logs in Postman go to Body section (which is below request URL textbox).
(5). In Body section select Binary option.
(6). Now click on “Choose Files” button and select your gc log file.
Please find below screenshot
(7). Click on Send button. It will send a request to the server and return a JSON response.
GC logs analysis API supports additional features such as XML response, compress file support, etc… Learn about these advanced features in this article.