This guide provides detailed instructions on integrating Samsara with your Terminal instance.

This is required for Samsara specifically in order to guarantee:

  • The OAuth flow is consistent with your branding.
  • The permissions are customized for your specific needs.
  • You can publish your application in the Samsara marketplace.

Creating a Developer Account

You can skip this step if you already have a Samsara developer account

  1. Submit Samsara’s partner application form.
  2. Sign Samsara’s Mutual Non-Disclosure Agreement (MNDA)
    • Use daniel.reynolds@samsara.com as the Samsara contact email.
  3. Accept the invite Samsara sends you to create a developer account.
  4. Invite support@withterminal.com to your Samsara organization.

Creating an OAuth Application

To create an OAuth application with Samsara, follow these steps:

  1. Create a new application:

    • Log in to your Samsara dashboard and go to the Apps tab
    • Click Create new app
    • Enter the required details (name, tag line, logo, etc.)
  2. Under Redirect URLs, add:

  1. Choose the necessary Scopes for your application.
  1. Click Save to create your application.
  2. Click on the application you just created.
  3. In the top right, change the app state to Beta. Learn more about app states here.
  4. Click Save to make your application available for customer use.
  5. Invite support@withterminal.com to your Samsara organization.
  6. Terminal will then configure, test and activate the integration.
  7. Begin connecting Samsara fleets to Terminal 🚛

Publishing Your Application

Once your integration is in production and Samsara fleets have connected to your application, you can request that Samsara review your application for inclusion in their marketplace.

Contact us when ready, and we’ll help introduce you to the Samsara team to expedite the review process.