New Operations

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    The REST API v4 introduces new resource collections and operations that support new features released in the latest version of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.

    New Resource Collections

    The following new resource collections were introduced in the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure REST API v4:

    • /configurationBackup — you can back up and restore the configuration database of the backup appliance.
    • /overview — you can retrieve an overview of the current configuration of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.
    • /configuration — you can check the backup appliance configuration.
    • /policies/fileShares — you can create backup policies to protect Azure file shares.
    • /policies/fileShares/estimateCost — you can receive a cost estimation report for a file share backup policy.
    • /restorePoints/fileShares — you can retrieve restore points created for Azure file shares.
    • /fileShares — you can retrieve Azure file shares residing in the Microsoft Azure environment.
    • /protectedItem/fileShares — you can retrieve the collection of Azure file shares protected by Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.

    New Operations

    The following new operations were added to the existing resource collections in the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure REST API v4:

    • POST /api/v4/databases/recan — rescans SQL databases in the Microsoft Azure infrastructure.
    • GET /api/v4/jobSessions/{healthCheckJobSessionId}/checkedItems — retrieves the health check session data.
    • GET /api/v4/jobSessions/{restoreJobSessionId}/fileLevelRestoredFileShareItems — retrieves the file share file-level restore session data.
    • POST ​/api​/v4​/virtualMachines/rescan — rescans Azure VMs in the Microsoft Azure infrastructure.
    • POST ​/api​/v4​/restorePoints/virtualMachines/diskSnapshots/rescan — rescans virtual disk snapshots in the Microsoft Azure infrastructure.
    • GET /api/v4/workers/profiles — retrieves worker profiles configured in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.
    • POST /api/v4/workers/profiles — adds a set of worker profiles to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.
    • GET /api/v4/workers/profiles/{regionId} — retrieves worker profiles configured in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure for a specific region.
    • PUT /api/v4/workers/profiles/{regionId} — modifies a set of worker profiles configured in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure for a specific region.
    • DELETE /api/v4/workers/profiles/{regionId} — removes a set of worker profiles configured in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure for a specific region.
    • POST /api/v4/workers/profiles/export — exports worker profiles configured in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.