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Veeam Availability Console 3.0
RESTful API Reference

Create a Reseller Backup Resource

You can add a backup resource into Veeam Availability Console configuration.


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

HTTP Request

POST https://<Availability-Console>:1281/v2/resellers/{ID}/backupResources

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 cloud repository that must be added to Veeam Availability Console:

  • backupRepositoryUid
  • cloudConnectAgentUid
  • cloudRepositoryFriendlyName
  • quota


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 Reseller Backup Resource

The following example adds a new cloud repository into Veeam Availability Console configuration.


POST https://localhost:1281/v2/resellers/6/backupResources


Request Header:

Content-Type: application/json

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>


Request Body:


   "backupRepositoryUid": "43c518a9-df1b-47c5-a510-f70e931220d0",

   "cloudConnectAgentUid": "2f39185f-8d04-42a5-83d1-3f18cf55a50d",

   "cloudRepositoryFriendlyName": "CloudRep8",

   "quota": {

     "storageGb": 200,

     "quotasIsUnlimited": true,

     "vms": 0,

     "workstations": 0,

     "servers": 0




Response Code:

201 Created

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Deployment Guide

Guide for Service Providers

Guide for End Users

Guide for Resellers

Usage Scenarios for Service Providers

RESTful API Reference