# Quick Start Guide

# Step 1: Sign up for Baselime

You can sign up for a free Baselime account here.

# Step 2: Add an Environment

You can add an environment by connecting your cloud account, or by creating an environment manually to send data manually to Baselime.

Add an Environment
Add an Environment

# Step 3: Send a log event (optional)

If you created an environment manually, execute this cURL command to send your first log event to Baselime.

Replace your BASELIME_API_KEY with the API key your got from step 2.

curl -X 'POST' 'https://events.baselime.io/v1/lambda-logs/default/test-namespace' \
  -H 'x-api-key: $BASELIME_API_KEY' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '[
          "message": "This is an example log event",
          "data": {"key1": "an example metadata"}

# Step 4: Explore your data

Congratulations! Your first event should be available to query in Baselime. You can start exploring your data using the Baselime console, the Baselime CLI or any other of our clients.

View of an AWS Lambda function in Baselime
View of an AWS Lambda function in Baselime

# Guides

  • Sending Data: Learn how to ingest telemetry data from your cloud-native applications
  • Analyzing Data: Discover how to use the various interfaces provided by Baselime to analyze and understand your data
  • Integrations: Find out how to connect Baselime with your favorite tools

# Reference

  • Baselime CDK Reference Guide: Learn about how to use Baselime with the AWS CDK to define your Observability as Code
  • ORL Reference Guide: Learn about the Baselime Observability Reference Language (ORL) and how to use it to define observability configurations
  • CLI Reference: Complete reference for the Baselime command-line interface

# Community

Join the Baselime community to get help with using the platform, share your own experiences, and stay up-to-date with the latest developments.

  • Slack: Join our Slack community to connect with other Baselime users and get real-time support from the Baselime team
  • Blog: Read about the latest features, best practices, and more from the Baselime team
  • Social media: Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube to stay up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Baselime

We look forward to connecting with you!