New Resources

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    The REST API 1.2-rev0 introduces new resource collections and operations that support new features released in the latest version of Veeam Backup for AWS.

    New Resource Collections

    The following new resource collections were introduced in the Veeam Backup for AWS REST API 1.2-rev0:

    • /efs/policies — you can create and manage EFS backup policies to protect your EFS file systems.
    • /efs/restorePoints — you can view and manage created restore points and perform restore operations to a new or original location of a file system.
    • /efs — you can obtain file system data and create EFS backup manually.
    • /backupVaults — you can retrieve a list of all backup vaults that can be used to store EFS backup files.
    • /initConfig — you can perform the initial configuration of the backup appliance when installing Veeam Backup for AWS from the Amazon Machine Image.
    • /rds/policies — you can create and manage RDS backup policies to protect your RDS instances.
    • /virtualMachines/policies — you can create and manage EC2 backup policies to protect your EC2 instances.
    • /virtualMachines/restorePoints — you can view and manage created restore points and perform restore operations to a new or original location of an EC2 instance.

    New Operations

    The following new operations were added to the existing resource collections in the Veeam Backup for AWS REST API 1.2-rev0:

    • DELETE ​/api​/v1​/rds​/{rdsId}​/restorePoints — removes restore points of the specified RDS instance.
    • POST ​/api​/v1​/vpc​/restorePoints​/cleanupS3 — removes backup copies of VPC backup stored in a backup repository.
    • DELETE ​/api​/v1​/vpc​/restorePoints​/{vpcRestorePointId} — removes the specified VPC backup from the configuration database.
    • GET ​/api​/v1​/sessions​/{sessionId}​/flr — retrieves information on the specified file-level recovery session.
    • POST ​/api​/v1​/saml2​/enable — enables using an external identity provider for authentication in Veeam Backup for AWS.
    • POST ​/api​/v1​/saml2​/disable — disables using the external identity provider for authentication in Veeam Backup for AWS.