Data Store:Create Data Store On Commodity

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Create Data Store On Commodity

POST /vdc/data-stores/commodity

Creates one or more new commodity data stores. A data store represents a commodity node providing backing storage for the object store. On creating, the data store is associated with the storage pool specified in the request.

Note that the data store creation is an asynchronous operation so a successful invocation of this request does not necessarily mean that the creation has completed.


Required Roles

  • SYSTEM_ADMIN


Prerequisites

The following conditions must be met in order to call this operation.

  • The storage pool exists


Request Payload

All parameters are required unless otherwise stated.

Field Description Type Notes
<commodity_data_store_create>
<nodes>     0-* Elements
<nodeId> IP address for the commodity node. String
<name> User provided name (not verified or unique) String
<virtual_array> Desired storage pool Id for creating the data store String
<description> User provided description (not verified or unique) String
</nodes>      
</commodity_data_store_create>

Response Body

Data store creation task list response

This is an asychronous operation that returns a task object. For information on working with tasks, see Asynchronous Operations.

Field Description Type Notes
<tasks>
<task>     0-* Elements
<op_id> The task operation id String
<resource>    
<name> The name of the resource String
<id> ECS Id of the related object URI
<link> Hyperlink to the related object
</resource>      
<tenant>    
<id> ECS Id of the related object URI
<link> Hyperlink to the related object
</tenant>      
<associated_resources> A list of links for associated resources
<associated_resource>     0-* Elements
<name> The name of the resource String
<id> ECS Id of the related object URI
<link> Hyperlink to the related object
</associated_resource>      
</associated_resources>
<state> The state of the task String Valid Values:
  •  pending = task is pending
  •  ready = task succeed
  •  error = task fails
<message> The task detail message String
<description> The description of the task String
<service_error>    
<code> The numerical code associated with the error encountered when processing a service request Integer
<description> The description of the error String
<details> Detailed information concerning the error String
<retryable> Indicates whether the error is retryable which means service is temporarily unavailable and the client could retry after a while. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true = it is retryable.
  •  false = it is not retryable.
</service_error>      
<start_time> The date and time of when the task was started DateTime
<end_time> The date and time of when the task ended DateTime
<progress> Integer
<workflow>    
<id> ECS Id of the related object URI
<link> Hyperlink to the related object
</workflow>      
<name> Name assigned to this resource in ECS. The resource name is set by a user and can be changed at any time. It is not a unique identifier. String
<id> Identifier that is generated by ECS when the resource is created. The resource Id is guaranteed to be unique and immutable across all virtual data centers for all time. URI Valid Values:
  •  urn:storageos:resource-type:UUID:
<link> Hyperlink to the details for this resource
<creation_time> Timestamp that shows when this resource was created in ECS DateTime Valid Values:
  •  YYYY-MM-DDTHH:mm:ssZ
<tags> Keywords and labels that can be added by a user to a resource to make it easy to find when doing a search.
<tag> String 0-* Elements
</tags>
<inactive> Indicates whether the resource is inactive. When a user removes a resource, the resource is put in this state before it is removed from the ECS database. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
<global> Indicates whether the resource is global. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
<remote> Indicates whether the resource is remote. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
<vdc>    
<id> ECS Id of the related object URI
<link> Hyperlink to the related object
</vdc>      
<internal> Indicated whether the resource is an internal resource Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
</task>      
</tasks>
Notes: