Namely is an HR platform with time-tracking features that sync with other aspects of the software to create a unified system. Payroll pulls data from the rest of the Namely platform to keep track of employees' time and attendance.

Integration details


Integration Categories

  • HRIS


Authentication mechanism

  • API

Discovery Capabilities

Available entitiesEntity descriptionNamely resource
EmployeesEmployees are discovered to get a complete overview of all employees of an organization and enrich the data for each discovered user.Profile
DepartmentsDepartments represent the organisational structure of an organization relate to employees. This data is used to identify where in the organization which SaaS is used.Groups

You can find more details about Namely integration on [Namely developer pages(

Set up Namely

Generating Personal Access Token

  1. Login to Namely with an administrator user that has full access to all the users and departments you want to synchronize.
    Please ensure that the user is not SSO-enabled, otherwise, the sync will fail with the error message โ€œInvalid access token provided.โ€œ.

  2. Go to your user menu and select API.

  1. Select New Access Token and enter LeanIXSMP or something similar in the name field and click Create.

  1. Once your personal access token for LeanIX SMP is created you will be able to see it only once. You will have to provide this value when setting up the Namely connector in the LeanIX SMP application so make sure you transfer it in a secure manner.

Integrate Namely in LeanIX SMP

  1. Go to LeanIX SMP. Navigate to Settings > Discover Integrations, find Namely and click Add ( or
  2. Fill in integration name and provide previously generated credentials:
  • Domain (ie.
  • Personal Access Token


Please make sure that you enter Domain in the format โ€œcompany.namely.comโ€. Entering for example โ€œhttps://company.namely.comโ€ will result in a failed connection.

  1. Click Connect