GitHub Configuration | Binadox - SaaS management

GitHub Configuration

This guide provides information on how to integrate GitHub with the Binadox SaaS and IaaS spend management and optimization platform.

Contents
1. Generate a New Personal Access Token
2. Create New Connection for GitHub in Binadox


1. Generate a New Personal Access Token

To connect GitHub to Binadox, generate a new personal access token and specify the token’s access permissions.

1. Log in to your GitHub account.

2. Click on the profile settings at the top right corner of the toolbar. Select Settings in the drop-down list.

3. In the navigation pane on the left, click Developer settings.

4. In the navigation pane on the left, click Personal access tokens. Click the Generate new token button at the top.

5. In the New personal access token view, specify the purpose of a new token in the Note field for further differentiation (e.g. Binadox). In the Select scopes list, define the access for a new token.

IMPORTANT:
To ensure proper Binadox analysis of GitHub usage and costs, make sure to select the following checkboxes: read:org, read:user, user:email, read:enterprise. Click Generate token.

fig.4-Token-Access-GitHub

6. Copy the personal access token and keep it safe. You won’t be able to see it again.

fig.5-Personal-Access-Token-GitHub


2. Create New Connection for GitHub in Binadox

1. Log into your Binadox account.

2. In the navigation pane on the left, click Integrations > SaaS. Click on the GitHub icon. To quickly locate GitHub in the list of supported applications, type in its name in the search bar or use an alphabetical filter by clicking on the first letter of an application name, i.e. G.

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3. Indicate a connection instance name. Click Continue.

fig.2-Connection-Instance-Name-GitHub-Binadox

4. Fill in the connection properties. Enter a personal access token and indicate a GitHub organization name. Click Continue.

fig.3-Connection-Properties-GitHub-Binadox

5. Fill in the billing information. Indicate the first bill date by clicking on the calendar icon. Select a payment plan and a billing period in the corresponding drop-down lists. Click Connect.

fig.4-Billing-Information-GitHub-Binadox

6. GitHub is successfully integrated with Binadox.

fig.5-Status-Connected-GitHub-Binadox


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