Import Identity Provider Metadata

In this article

    You can import to Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure the metadata file with the identity provider settings.

    Request

    To upload the metadata file, send the HTTP POST request to the /settings/saml2/idp/metadata endpoint.

    HTTP Request

    POST https://<hostname>/api/v3/settings/saml2/idp/metadata

    Request Headers

    The request contains the following headers.

    Header

    Required

    Value

    Description

    Authorization

    Required

    Bearer <Access-Token>

    Authenticates a client who sends the request to the server. Must contain the access token for the current logon session in the Bearer <Access-Token> format.

    Request Body

    To upload the metadata file, send the content of the file in the following format:

    {

     "xmlBase64": "string"

    }

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns a response code 200 (OK).

    Response Headers

    The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

    Header

    Value

    Description

    Content-length

    integer

    Identifies the length of the response body message, in bytes.

    Content-type

    • application/json
    • application/problem+json

    Identifies the media type of the response body message.

    Response Body

    In the response body, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure returns a 200 success response code.

    Import Identity Provider MetadataExample

    The following request returns a 200 response code.

    Request:

    PUT https://51.11.247.127/api/v3/settings/saml2/idp/metadata

     

    Request Header:

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

     

    Response:

    200