<ViPR_VIP> is the IP address or fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the public virtual IP address of your
Port 4443 is the HTTP port used for REST client access to many services on the
ViPR virtual appliance. Other REST services are accessed through port 443. (See
REST API Ports)
To issue POST, PUT, and DELETE HTTP requests from a web browser, you need browser plugins, such as Internet Explorer's
httpAnalyzer. Most major browsers, such as
Chrome, have a poster plugin that will allow you to call HTTP commands directly from your browser.
You can also access the REST API using scripting platforms such as curl and perl. EMC also provides a Java client that wraps the
ViPR REST API calls in a set of Java classes.