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RESTful API Reference

Replace a vCD Resource

You can change properties of a vCloud Director resource by replacing it in Veeam Availability Console configuration.


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

HTTP Request

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

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 Replace a vCD Resource

The following example replaces a vCloud Director resource with Organization vDC ID f178f57a-a997-4245-8bfc-ef0902cd4f9a.


PUT https://localhost:1281/v2/tenants/1/vcdResources/f178f57a-a997-4245-8bfc-ef0902cd4f9a


Request Header:

Content-Type: application/json

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>


Request Body:


 "dataCenterUid": "1bbef491-63ba-4410-b125-0c8d51bd31e1",

 "isWanAccelerationEnabled": true,

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



Response Code:



Response Body:

"vCloud Director resources for the tenant have been replaced."

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