Storage Pool:Create Virtual Array

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Create Virtual Array

POST /vdc/data-services/varrays

Create a storage pool with the specified details.


Required Roles

  • SYSTEM_ADMIN


Request Payload

All parameters are required unless otherwise stated.

Field Description Type Notes
<virtual_array_create>
<name> Virtual array name String
<isProtected> Set to true if varray is protected, false otherwise Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
<description> Description String
</virtual_array_create>

Response Body

Newly created virtual array details.

Field Description Type Notes
<varray>
<id> Storage pool id String
<name> Storage pool name String
<description> Description String
</varray>

Examples

Request
POST https://192.168.0.0:4443/vdc/data-services/varrays HTTP/1.1

Content-Type: application/xml
X-SDS-AUTH-TOKEN: <AUTH_TOKEN>

<virtual_array_create>
   <name>varray_q</name>
   <isProtected>false</isProtected>
   <description>varray desc</description>
</virtual_array_create>
Response
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
<varray>
    <id>urn:storageos:VirtualArray:9c524c80-44de-4088-af18-343c2cee9a2c</id>
    <name>varray_q</name>
    <isProtected>false</isProtected>
</varray>
Notes: