Tests the RAID Alert service.


Test the RAID Alert service by sending the service a request to store a test email for this server. The server must have an account ID and MAC address. A RAID controller must also be installed.


Name Type Description

Required Headers

  • authenticate
  • SoftLayer_Hardware_ServerInitParameters

Return Values

  • boolean

Error Handling

  • SoftLayer_Exception_Public

Throws the exception ‘Missing required property: …’ when the server is missing an account ID, MAC address, or RAID controller.

  • SoftLayer_Exception_Public

Throws the exception ‘API request failed.’ when there is an unrecoverable error communication with the RAID Alert service.