November 23, 2017

Order storage space.

The script adds an storage space of 10 GB to an endurance storage.

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Author: SoftLayer Technologies, Inc. <>

import SoftLayer

USERNAME = 'set me'
API_KEY = 'set me'

# Build a skeleton SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network_Storage_Enterprise_SnapshotSpace object
# containing the order you wish to place.
orderData = {
    "complexType": "SoftLayer_Container_Product_Order_Network_Storage_Enterprise_SnapshotSpace",
    "volumeId": 6538873,  # The storage endurance id where you wish to add the storage space.
    "packageId": 240,
    "quantity": 1,
    "prices": [
            "id": 46150  # 10 GB Storage Space.

# Declares the API client
client = SoftLayer.Client(username=USERNAME, api_key=API_KEY)
productOrderService = client['SoftLayer_Product_Order']

    # verifyOrder() will check your order for errors. Replace this with a call to
    # placeOrder() when you're ready to order. Both calls return a receipt object
    # that you can use for your records.
    response = productOrderService.verifyOrder(orderData)
except SoftLayer.SoftLayerAPIError as e:
    # If there was an error returned from the SoftLayer API then bomb out with the
    # error message.
    print("Unable to place the order. faultCode=%s, faultString=%s" % (e.faultCode, e.faultString))


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