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RESTful API Reference

(POST) /cloud/tenants/{ID}/resources

Creates a storage quota on the cloud repository for a cloud user account having the specified ID.

Request

To create a storage quota for a cloud user account, you need to send the POST HTTP request to the URL of the /cloud/tenants/{ID}/resources resource.

HTTP Request

POST http://<Enterprise-Manager>:9399/api/cloud/tenants/{ID}/resources

Request Header

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. To learn more, see Authentication and Security.

Request Body

In the request body, the client must send parameters of the storage quota. The body of the request must conform to the XML Schema Definition of Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager RESTful API.

The request body must contain the following elements:

Element

Type

Description

Modifiable

Min/Max Occurrence

Name

String

Friendly name of the cloud repository.

Yes

1/1

RepositoryUid

URN

ID of the backup repository on which the storage quota must be created, for example: urn:veeam:Repository:82db96c3-445c-4a7e-9587-f2d523e839f4

Yes

1/1

WanAcceleratorUid

URN

ID of the WAN accelerator that must be used as a target WAN accelerator with the cloud repository. This parameter must be specified if you want cloud users to work with  the cloud repository via WAN accelerators.

Yes

0/1

QuotaMb

Int

Size of the storage quota assigned to the user (in MB).

Yes

1/1

For example:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<CreateCloudTenantResourceSpec xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
 <Name/>
 <RepositoryUid>urn:veeam:Repository:00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</RepositoryUid>
 <QuotaMb>2048</QuotaMb>
 <WanAcceleratorUid/>
</CreateCloudTenantResourceSpec>

Query Parameters

None.

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns response code 202 Accepted.

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: application/xml.

Response Body

None.

Example

The example below creates a storage quota for the user account having ID c7bfad45-6089-4c47-89d4-6f707b82306b. The storage quota of 1024 MB is created on a backup repository having ID 82db96c3-445c-4a7e-9587-f2d523e839f4.

Request:

POST http://localhost:9399/api/cloud/tenants/c7bfad45-6089-4c47-89d4-6f707b82306b/resources

 

Request Header:

X-RestSvcSessionId   NDRjZmJkYmUtNWE5NS00MTU2LTg4NjctOTFmMDY5YjdjMmNj

 

Request Body:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<CreateCloudTenantResourceSpec xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
 <Name>Cloud repository 3</Name>
 <RepositoryUid>urn:veeam:Repository:82db96c3-445c-4a7e-9587-f2d523e839f4</RepositoryUid>
 <QuotaMb>1024</QuotaMb>
 <WanAcceleratorUid/>
</CreateCloudTenantResourceSpec>

 

Response:

202 Accepted

 

Response Body:

<Task xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0" Type="Task" Href="http://localhost:9399/api/tasks/task-1">
 <Links>
   <Link Rel="Delete" Type="Task" Href="http://localhost:9399/api/tasks/task-1" />
 </Links>
 <TaskId>task-1</TaskId>
 <State>Running</State>
 <Operation>CreateCloudTenantResource</Operation>
</Task>

To trace the status of the operation, send the GET HTTP request to the URL of the received task resource:

Request:

GET http://localhost:9399/api/tasks/task-1

 

Request Header:

X-RestSvcSessionId   NDRjZmJkYmUtNWE5NS00MTU2LTg4NjctOTFmMDY5YjdjMmNj

 

Response:

200 Success

 

Response Body:

<Task xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0" Type="Task" Href="http://localhost:9399/api/tasks/task-1">
 <Links>
   <Link Rel="Delete" Type="Task" Href="http://localhost:9399/api/tasks/task-1" />
   <Link Rel="Related" Type="CloudTenantResource" Href="http://localhost:9399/api/cloud/tenants/c7bfad45-6089-4c47-89d4-6f707b82306b/resources/37851b24-943f-4b07-939d-a93fca341a9e" Name="ABC Company" />
 </Links>
 <TaskId>task-1</TaskId>
 <State>Finished</State>
 <Operation>CreateCloudTenantResource</Operation>
 <Result Success="true">
   <Message>Ok</Message>
 </Result>
</Task>

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