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.