REST API is built around resources. A resource is an object that the client can address and with which it can perform certain actions. Some examples of resources in Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager are Veeam backup server, job, restore point and so on.
Every resource in Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager RESTful API is described with:
- Specific resource type such as backupServer, job and so on
- URL, or resource address, that the client can use to access the resource
- Relationships to other resources in Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager
- Set of operations that can be performed with the resource (if applicable to resource)