App Center is Microsoft's cross-platform build automation and management platform. It allows you to manage your app's lifecycle seamlessly. With App Center, you can automate your builds, test your apps in the cloud effectively and monitor their real-time usage with the help of crash data and analytics.
This document guides you in setting up App Center as a source in RudderStack.
You can send your App Center events to RudderStack by simply adding a webhook pointing to RudderStack. These events include build success or failure, release of new version of an app, or an app crash. You can also configure what events to send as per your requirement on their dashboard.
In order to add App Center as a source in RudderStack, please follow these steps:
From your RudderStack dashboard, click on Add Source. From the list of sources, select App Center, as shown:
Enter the name of your source, and click on Next.
Head over to your App Center account and select the
app you wanted to configure. Then, navigate to the Webhooks section under Settings from the sidebar and then create a new Webhook in the view as shown below:
In the URL text box, add a URL pointing to RudderStack in the following format:
An example URL should like the following:
Finally, save the endpoint.
The events from App Center are ingested into RudderStack after converting it into the RudderStack event format. For example, the
app_name set by App Center is set as
The events sent by App Center are converted into a Rudderstack
track call with a designated name and properties as the entire event received from App Center.
Refer to the table below to understand how various events from App Center are converted into Rudderstack
App Center Event
RudderStack Track Event Name
Also, RudderStack populates the following properties from App Center event payload to the RudderStack event:
App Center Property
If you come across any issues while configuring App Center as a source with RudderStack, please feel free to contact us. You can also start a conversation on our Slack channel - we will be happy to talk to you!