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Pysnow extension for Flask

Project description


Build apps on top of the ServiceNow REST API using the lightweight Flask microframework

  • Uses the pysnow library.

  • Supports OAuth for a seamless authentication / authorization experience.


$ pip install flask-snow


The documentation can be found here


Minimal server. Does the following:

  1. Sets config

  2. Creates Snow instance

  3. Queries the incident table by number

  4. Returns JSON representation of the result

from flask import Flask, jsonify
from flask_snow import Snow

app = Flask(__name__)
app.config['SNOW_INSTANCE'] = '<instance name>'
app.config['SNOW_USER'] = '<user name>'
app.config['SNOW_PASSWORD'] = '<password>'

snow = Snow(app)

def incident(number):
    incident = snow.resource(api_path='/table/incident')
    response = incident.get(query={'number': number}).one_or_none() or {}
    return jsonify(response)

if __name__ == '__main__':

Name it and run with python

Check out the examples for more!


  • Python 2 and 3

  • Flask > 0.9


Created by Robert Wikman <> in 2018


Thank you Jetbrains for creating pycharm and for providing me with free licenses

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