Hardware
SoftLayer_Hardware_Server::sparePool

Overview

The ability to place bare metal servers in a state where they are powered down, and ports closed yet still allocated to the customer as a part of the Spare Pool program.

Parameters

action

string

Action to 'add' server to spare pool or remove (use 'activate') from spare pool

newOrder

boolean

Set to true if a Spare Pool Server was ordered; otherwise false

Headers

n/a
authenticate, SoftLayer_Hardware_ServerInitParameters

Return Values

boolean

Error Handling

  • SoftLayer_Exception_Public: Throws the exception 'You do not have permission to this service.' when a user does not have permission to Issue OS Reloads.
  • SoftLayer_Exception_Public: Throws the exception 'There is currently an outstanding transaction for this server.' when there is a current hardware update.