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Before You Start

Document organization

This document provides the descriptions, syntax, parameters, and examples of the Volume Backup Service (VBS) APIs.

Table 1 Document organization

Chapter

Describes

API Overview

VBS API types and API list

Environment Preparation

Preparations before using the APIs, including obtaining the request authentication and project ID

API Calling

Representational State Transfer (REST) message bodies, calling methods, and examples

API Description

APIs provided by VBS for creating backups and backup policies, querying backups, and so on

Common Parameters

Common parameters, status codes, and error codes of VBS APIs.