Consistency Group:Create Consistency Group

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Create Consistency Group

POST /block/consistency-groups

Create a new consistency group You can create a consistency group, but adding volumes into it will be done using in the volume create operations: 1. Create CG object in Bourne 2. Operation will be synchronous


Required Roles

This call has no restrictions.


Request Payload

All parameters are required unless otherwise stated.

Field Description Type Notes
<consistency_group_create>
<name> String
<project> URI
<array_consistency> Flag which says if backend Replication Group needs to be created or not. Boolean
</consistency_group_create>

Response Body

Consistency Group created

Field Description Type Notes
<consistency_group>
<storage_controller>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</storage_controller>      
<project>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</project>      
<varray>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</varray>      
<volumes>
<volume>     0-* Elements
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</volume>      
</volumes>
<system_consistency_groups>     0-* Elements
<name> String
<value> String
</system_consistency_groups>      
<types> The types of the block consistency group String 0-* Elements
<rp_protection_system> The RecoverPoint protection system. Applies only to CGs of type RP. URI
<rp_consistency_group_id> The RecoverPoint consistency group id. Applies only to CGs of type RP. String
<link_status> The link status. String
<supports_snapshot_sessions> Specifies whether this is volume supports Snapshot Sessions. Boolean
<array_consistency> Flag which says if backend Replication Group needs to be created or not. Boolean
<name> The name assigned to this resource in ViPR. The resource name is set by a user and can be changed at any time. It is not a unique identifier. String
<id> An identifier that is generated by ViPR when the resource is created. The resource ID is guaranteed to be unique and immutable across all virtual data centers for all time. URI
<link> A hyperlink to the details for this resource
<creation_time> A timestamp that shows when this resource was created in ViPR DateTime
<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> Whether or not the resource is inactive. When a user removes a resource, the resource is put in this state before it is removed from the ViPR database. Boolean
<global> Boolean
<remote> Boolean
<vdc>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</vdc>      
<internal> Whether or not the resource is an internal resource. Boolean
</consistency_group>
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