The Programming Guide provides information about the vRealize Automation REST APIs, including how to use the REST API services and resources, create HTTP bearer tokens for authentication and authorization, and construct REST API service calls.

Intended Audience

This information is intended for administrators and programmers who want to configure and manage vRealize Automation programmatically using the vRealize Automation REST API. The guide focuses on common use cases. For related information about all available REST API services, see in REST API Reference at

VMware Technical Publications Glossary

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