createObject


SoftLayer_Brand::createObject

Create a new brand.

Overview

createObject() allows the creation of a new brand. This will also create an account to serve as the owner of the brand.

In order to create a brand, a template object must be sent in with several required values.

Input SoftLayer_Brand

  • name
    • Name of brand
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • keyName
    • Reference key name
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • longName
    • More descriptive name of brand
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.firstName
    • First Name of account contact
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.lastName
    • Last Name of account contact
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.address1
    • Street Address of company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.address2
    • Street Address of company
    • Optional
    • Type: string
  • account.city
    • City of company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.state
    • State of company (if applicable)
    • Conditionally Required
    • Type: string
  • account.postalCode
    • Postal Code of company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.country
    • Country of company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.officePhone
    • Office Phone number of Company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.alternatePhone
    • Alternate Phone number of Company
    • Optional
    • Type: string
  • account.companyName
    • Name of company
    • Required
    • Type: string
  • account.email
    • Email address of account contact
    • Required
    • Type: string

REST Example:

curl -X POST -d '{ 
    "parameters":[{ 
        "name": "Brand Corp", 
        "keyName": "BRAND_CORP", 
        "longName": "Brand Corporation", 
        "account": { 
            "firstName": "Gloria", 
            "lastName": "Brand", 
            "address1": "123 Drive", 
            "city": "Boston", 
            "state": "MA", 
            "postalCode": "02107", 
            "country": "US", 
            "companyName": "Brand Corp", 
            "officePhone": "857-111-1111", 
            "email": "noreply@example.com" 
        } 
    }] 
}' https://api.softlayer.com/rest/v3.1/SoftLayer_Brand/createObject.json 

Parameters

Name Type Description
templateObject SoftLayer_Brand The SoftLayer_Brand object that you wish to create.

Required Headers

  • authenticate

Optional Headers

  • SoftLayer_BrandObjectMask
  • SoftLayer_ObjectMask

Return Values