POST /lcm/api/v2/settings/ad/add/adoverldap adds an AD with LDAP authentication to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.

You create this type of Active Directory when you plan to connect to a single Active Directory domain environment.

Prerequisites

Satisfy the following conditions before performing any tasks for this use case.
  • Use POST /lcm/api/v2/login to log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.
  • Verify that you have a valid authentication token that matches your login credentials. See Request an Authentication Token.
  • Verify that VMware Identity Manager 3.2.0 or later is installed and configured in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. See Add VMware Identity Manager

curl Command

The following example adds an AD with LDAP authentication to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.
curl -X POST "https://LCM-Hostname/lcm/api/v2/settings/ad/add/adoverlap" \
   -H "accept: application/json" \
   -H "x-xenon-auth-token: $token" \
   -d '{ "adOverLdap":
         { "adName": "NameofAd",
           "baseDN": "DC=abc,DC=local",
           "bindDN": "CN=testUser1,OU=Admins,DC=abc,DC=local",
           "bindPassword": "vmware",
           "userDN":
             [ "CN=testUser1,OU=Admins,DC=abc,DC=local",
               "CN=testUser2,OU=Admins,DC=abc,DC=local"],
           "groupDN": ["DC=abc,DC=local"],
           "uberAdmin": ["user1.admin@abc.local", "user2@abc.local"],
           "syncNestedGroupMembers":true }
       }'

JSON Output

The following JSON output is returned when the operation completes successfully.
200 Operation successful