REST API - get

vcenter system config deployment type: get

Get the type of the vCenter appliance. This operation was added in vSphere API 6.7.

Request:

HTTP request

GET https://{server}/rest/vcenter/system-config/deployment-type
No request parameters

Response:

HTTP Status Code: 200

Representation:

{
    "value"{
        "type""VCSA_EMBEDDED"
    }
}

Response Type:

Name Type Description
bold = required
value info The type of the vCenter appliance.
value.type string The type of the appliance. This attribute was added in vSphere API 6.7.

Defines the vCenter appliance types. This enumeration was added in vSphere API 6.7. Value is one of:
VCSA_EMBEDDED: vCenter Server Appliance with an embedded Platform Services Controller. This constant was added in vSphere API 6.7.
VCSA_EXTERNAL: vCenter Server Appliance with an external Platform Services Controller. This constant was added in vSphere API 6.7.
PSC_EXTERNAL: An external Platform Services Controller. This constant was added in vSphere API 6.7.

Errors:

HTTP Status Code Type Description
401 unauthenticated if the caller is not authenticated.
400 not_allowed_in_current_state if appliance is not in CONFIGURED state.