SoftLayer_Resource_Metadata


SoftLayer_Resource_Metadata

Description

The Resource Metadata service enables the user to obtain information regarding the resource from which the request originates. Due to the requirement that the request originate from the backend network of the resource, no API key is necessary to perform the request.

The primary use of this service is to allow self-discovery for newly provisioned resources, enabling further automated setup by the user.

Methods

getBackendMacAddresses
A list of backend MAC addresses
getDatacenter
The name for the datacenter which the resource is in
getDatacenterId
The id for the datacenter which the resource is in
getDomain
A resource's domain
getFrontendMacAddresses
A list of frontend MAC addresses
getFullyQualifiedDomainName
A resource's fully qualified domain name
getGlobalIdentifier
A resource's globalIdentifier
getHostname
A resource's hostname
getId
A resource's id
getPrimaryBackendIpAddress
The primary backend IP address for the resource
getPrimaryIpAddress
The primary IP address for the resource
getProvisionState
Obtain the provision state for a resource
getRouter
The router associated with a network component
getServiceResource
Obtain a specific service resource associated with the resource
getServiceResources
Obtain service resources associated with the resource
getTags
Obtain tags associated with the resource
getUserMetadata
Obtain user data associated with the resource
getVlanIds
A list of VLAN ids for a network component
getVlans
A list of VLAN numbers for a network component

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