HTTP Methods

To perform operations with Veeam Backup for AWS entities using the REST API, you can use the following standard HTTP methods:

  • GET — retrieves information about a resource or collection.
  • POST — creates a new resource in a collection or activates a resource action.
  • PUT — makes changes to a resource.
  • DELETE — removes a resource from a collection.

To learn more about methods supported for a specific resource, see the REST API Reference.