Invoke services

With the Service Explorer you can invoke your services on Akka Serverless.

Accessing the Service Explorer

You can access the Service Explorer by clicking on:

  • The link in the left navigation bar after you select a service

  • The link in the top menu after you select a service

  • Any of the methods in the Service Explorer pane of the service overview window

Using the Service Explorer

The Service Explorer inspects your API definition and generates commands for:

  • grpcURL

  • cURL

  • fetch

Additionally, it also shows the Protocol Buffer format

To use the Service Explorer to call a service:

  1. Select the method you want to invoke

  2. Choose how you want to invoke it

  3. Fill in the payload details

  4. Click the copy command button

  5. Paste the command in a terminal window

service explorer