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RESTful API Reference

Create a vCD Resource

You can create a vCloud Director resource by allocating a vCloud Director Organization to a company with the specified ID.


To create a vCloud Director resource, send the POST HTTPS request to the URL of the /tenants/{ID}/vcdResources resource.

HTTP Request

POST https://<Availability-Console>:1281/v2/tenants/{ID}/vcdResources

Request Headers

The request header must contain the authorization token for the current logon session.

Request Body

In the request body, the client must send the following properties for the vCloud Director resource that must be assigned to the company:

  • dataCenterUid
  • 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 Availability Console returns a status and a message for an action.

Example Create a vCD Resource

The following example adds a new vCloud Director resource for a company with ID 2.


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


Request Header:

Content-Type: application/json

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>


Request Body:


 "dataCenterUid": "f178f57a-a997-4245-8bfc-ef0902cd4f9a",

 "isWanAccelerationEnabled": true,

 "wanAcceleratorUid": "e75db85f-1672-40bf-a693-f4c07d44baf9",



Response Code:

201 Created

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