GET /api/businesses/{BusinessID}/containers

Returns information about the API Gateway containers for a business.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Must be logged in. Must have Read permission for the resource. Must be a Business Admin or Site Admin.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method


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Sample Request

The example below shows a request for information about the valid containers for the specified business.

Request URL


Sample request headers

GET /api/businesses/tenantbusiness.acmepaymentscorp/containers?_=1467317206509 HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/json, text/javascript, */*; q=0.01

Sample request body

Not applicable.

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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} The CSRF prevention header; may or may not be required, depending on platform settings. See CSRF Prevention on the Platform. By default, the CSRF header is not required for GET operations and is required for all others, with a few exceptions relating to user login.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
BusinessID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific business organization on the platform.

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If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with information about valid containers for the business.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers: application/vnd.soa.v81+json

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:10:12 GMT
Content-Type: application/vnd.soa.v81+json

Sample response body: application/vnd.soa.v81+json

  "Container" : [ {
    "Name" : "eapnd83",
    "ListenerName" : "default-http0",
    "ContainerKey" : "bM25-vuHR96BN7c-rVZnVw",
    "Location" : ""
  }, {
    "Name" : "eapnd2_83",
    "ListenerName" : "default-http0",
    "ContainerKey" : "nd2",
    "Location" : ""
  } ]

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Sample response headers: application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:38:40 GMT
Content-Type: application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

Sample response body: application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
<Containers xmlns="" xmlns:ns2="" xmlns:ns3="" xmlns:ns4="">

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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

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Response Body

Name Type Description
Containers Containers Contains information about one or more OSGi container on the platform.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
401 Unauthorized. For example, you would get this response if you didn't include the custom X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} header in the request, when it was required by the platform settings; or if you included an invalid or expired value for this header. You would also get this response for any operation that requires login (almost all) if the login cookie was missing.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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