Create a Company Backup Resource

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    You can add a backup resource into Veeam Service Provider Console configuration.


    To add a backup resource in Veeam Service Provider Console, send the POST HTTPS request to the URL of the /tenants/{ID}/backupResources resource.

    HTTP Request

    POST https://<hostname>:1281/v2/tenants/{ID}/backupResources

    Request Headers

    The request header must contain the authorization token.

    Request Body

    In the request body, the client must send the following properties for the backup resource that must be added to Veeam Service Provider Console:

    • backupRepositoryUid
    • cloudRepositoryFriendlyName
    • quota
    • isWanAccelerationEnabled
    • wanAcceleratorUid


    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Code

    A successfully completed operation returns response code 201 Created.

    Response Headers

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




    The length of the response body.


    The media type and syntax of the request body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

    Response Body

    In the response body, Veeam Service Provider Console returns a status and a message for an action.

    Example Create a Company Backup Resource

    The following example adds a new backup resource into Veeam Service Provider Console configuration.


    POST https://localhost:1281/v2/tenants/2/backupResources


    Request Header:

    Content-Type: application/json

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>


    Request Body:


       "backupRepositoryUid": "88788f7e-d8f5-4ea4-bc4f-9b3f5403bcac",

       "cloudRepositoryFriendlyName": "Delta Cloud Vol01",

       "quota": {

         "storageGb": 300,

         "quotasIsUnlimited": false

         "vms": -1,

         "workstations": -1,

         "servers": -1


       "isWanAccelerationEnabled": true,

       "wanAcceleratorUid": "4512013c-376b-47db-8837-286399790ca8"



    Response Code:

    201 Created