You can use the vRealize Automation REST API to create a key pair.

Before you begin

  • Log in to vRealize Automation as a tenant administrator.

  • Verify that the host name and fully qualified domain name of the vRealize Automation instance are available.

  • If you are not using the API Explorer, verify that you have a valid HTTP bearer token that matches your login credentials. See REST API Authentication.

  • Get the required compute resource ID. See Get a Compute Resource for the Reservation.

About this task

Procedure

  1. Obtain the compute resource ID of the target key pair that you want to create.
  2. Use the following sample command to create a key pair.
    curl --insecure -H "Accept:application/json" 
    -H "Authorization: Bearer $token" 
    https://$host/iaas-proxy-provider/api/keyPairs -d 
    “
    {
      "name": "TestKeyPair",
      "computeResourceId": "ca4dcca0-85ce-49dd-8371-4ce7c8e2d5e6",
      "secretKey": "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"
    } 
    “