CloudRanger Public REST API Now Available

CloudRanger Public REST API

We are delighted to release the CloudRanger Public REST API that customers and partners can use to integrate the CloudRanger platform with third-party applications and systems. Customers and managed service providers (MSPs) can use the CloudRanger API to manage customized backup policies and schedule server resources on AWS cloud.

Access to the CloudRanger Public REST API is controlled by your API key generated in the CloudRanger dashboard and token. This will allow you to manage your Amazon EBS, EC2, RDS and Redshift resources and backup policies across multiple AWS regions and accounts with ease.

CloudRanger Public REST API

Here are some instructions on how to use the API.

CloudRanger offers a Swagger-compliant public REST API for programmatic access to CloudRanger. This API will be maintained and backward compatibility will be ensured.

Download the latest documentation of our Public API (updated on 27/05/2018 for CloudRanger 1.0)

In order to use the CloudRanger API, you require an API key. API keys can be obtained by doing the following:

  1. Sign-in to your CloudRanger account.
  2. Click your “User Settings”.
  3. Scroll down to the API Keys
  4. Click the “+ Generate API Key” button to create an API key.

From here, you can then enter a Key Name and Description. You can also add Add IPs if necessary for security to restrict API access to an IP or CIDR range.

Click “Generate” to get your API key and then follow the instructions outlined in the Swagger Hub documentation link below:

CloudRanger API Swagger Hub Documentation

You can download clients in any language. Download it via SwaggerHub,
Test the API in Swagger Hub, all you need is your API Key.

Below is an application example of how the API works.

From SwaggerHub for the CloudRanger API, select the ‘Authorize’ button as below:

Paste the API key in here:

Get authorization and extract the token using the call below:

Then in the API_Authorizer update the value with ‘Bearer token_value’ as below and click Authorize

You are now ready to execute API commands, example below:

Please report any feedback, for example, bug reports and improvement requests to support@cloudranger.com

About CloudRanger

CloudRanger delivers AWS cloud server management software for businesses, MSPs and enterprises. Its easy-to-use graphical interface offers users scheduling and backup policy management that saves time and money. A global view of the entire server system gives users the most control over their cloud while delivering enhanced disaster recovery management. CloudRanger is an AWS Advanced Technology Partner.  CloudRanger is now a Druva Company.

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