GET /query?type=BackupServer

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    Returns a resource representation of a collection of backup servers connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager. For details, see /backupServers.

    Request

    To get a list of backup servers connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager, send the GET HTTP request to the query with the type parameter set to BackupServer.

    HTTP Request

    GET https://<Enterprise-Manager>:9398/api/query?type=BackupServer

    Request Headers

    The request contains the following headers:

    Header

    Required

    Description

    X-RestSvcSessionId

    True

    The request requires authorization. In the header, the client must send a session ID copied from the server reply to the request creating a new logon session. For details, see Authentication and Security.

    Accept

    False

    Identifies the format of the response. Possible values:

    • application/xml — the client can send this value in the header to accept response in the XML format.
    • application/json — the client must send this value in the header to accept the request in the JSON format.

    If the request does not contain the header, the server will return the response in the XML format.

    Request Body

    None.

    Optional Parameters

    In the query, you can use the following parameters for filtering and sorting.

    Parameter

    Type

    Description

    UID

    URN

    ID of the backup server connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager, for example: urn:veeam:BackupServer:15942270-fb56-4dcc-96e9-5f80e4725a15.

    Name

    String

    Name of the backup server connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager, for example: BACKUPSERVER.

    Description

    String

    Description specified for the backup server in Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager.

    IpOrDnsName

    IP address or String

    IP or DNS name that has been used for adding the backup server to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager, for example, 172.16.11.22.

    Port

    Int64

    Port used by Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager for collecting data from backup servers. By default, port 9392 is used.

    Version

    String

    Version of Veeam Backup & Replication installed on the backup server, for example: 11.

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns response code 200 OK.

    Response Headers

    The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

    Header

    Description

    Content-length

    The length of the response body.

    Content-type

    The media type and syntax of the request body message. Possible values:

    • application/xml
    • application/json

    Response Body

    In the response body, Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager returns a representation of the /backupServers resource collection.

    Example

    The example below returns an entity resource representation of a collection of backup servers that are connected to Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager and that have version 11.0.0.837 of Veeam Backup & Replication installed.

    Request:

    GET https://localhost:9398/web/#/api/query?type=BackupServer&format=Entities&filter=Version=="11.0.0.837"

     

    Request Header:

    X-RestSvcSessionId   NDRjZmJkYmUtNWE5NS00MTU2LTg4NjctOTFmMDY5YjdjMmNj

     

    Response:

    200 OK

     

    Response Body:

    <QueryResult xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0">
     <Entities>
       <BackupServers>
         <BackupServer Type="BackupServer" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563?format=Entity" Name="enterprise06.tech.local" UID="urn:veeam:BackupServer:7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563">
           <Links>
             <Link Rel="Alternate" Type="BackupServerReference" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563" Name="enterprise06.tech.local" />
             <Link Rel="Edit" Type="BackupServerReference" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563" />
             <Link Rel="Delete" Type="BackupServerReference" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="JobReferenceList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/jobs" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="ManagedServerReferenceList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/managedServers" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="RepositoryReferenceList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/repositories" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="ExternalRepositoryReferenceList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/externalRepositories" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="CredentialsList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/credentials" />
             <Link Rel="Create" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/credentials?action=create" />
             <Link Rel="Down" Type="PasswordKeyList" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/passwords" />
             <Link Rel="Create" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563/passwords?action=create" />
             <Link Rel="VeeamZip" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563?action=veeamzip" />
             <Link Rel="QuickBackup" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563?action=quickbackup" />
             <Link Rel="Start" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/7445e6ce-86f5-4171-b909-dac209c66563?action=collect" />
           </Links>
           <Description />
           <Port>9392</Port>
           <Version>11.0.0.837</Version>
         </BackupServer>
       </BackupServers>
     </Entities>
     <PagingInfo PagesCount="1" PageSize="100" PageNum="1">
       <Links>
         <Link Rel="First" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/query?type=BackupServer&format=Entities&filter=Version=="11.0.0.837"&pageSize=100&page=1" />
         <Link Rel="Last" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/query?type=BackupServer&format=Entities&filter=Version=="11.0.0.837"&pageSize=100&page=1" />
       </Links>
     </PagingInfo>
    </QueryResult>