SoftLayer_Virtual_Host


SoftLayer_Virtual_Host

Description

The virtual host service provides a common interface to any virtualization platform supported by SoftLayer. Interaction with various third party APIs is not needed when implementing this service to administer your hosts.

Methods

getAccount
Retrieve the account which a virtual host belongs to.
getBilledPerGuestFlag
Retrieve boolean flag indicating whether this virtualization platform gets billed per guest rather than at a fixed rate.
getBilledPerMemoryUsageFlag
Retrieve boolean flag indicating whether this virtualization platform gets billed per memory usage rather than at a fixed rate.
getGuests
Retrieve the guests associated with a virtual host.
getHardware
Retrieve the hardware record which a virtual host resides on.
getLiveGuestByUuid
Query a virtualization platform directly to retrieve details regarding a guest.
getLiveGuestList
Query a virtualization platform directly to retrieve a list of known guests.
getLiveGuestRecentMetricData
Query a virtualization platform directly to retrieve recent metric data for a guest.
getMetricTrackingObject
Retrieve the metric tracking object for this virtual host.
getObject
Retrieve a SoftLayer_Virtual_Host record.
pauseLiveGuest
Pause a guest.
powerCycleLiveGuest
Power cycle a guest.
powerOffLiveGuest
Power off a guest.
powerOnLiveGuest
Power on a guest.
rebootSoftLiveGuest
Attempt to complete a soft reboot of a guest by shutting down the operating system.
resumeLiveGuest
Resume a guest.

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