You can create a custom workflow from a REST operation.

You can integrate custom-generated workflows into high-level workflows. For more information about workflow development, see the Developing Workflows with vRealize Orchestrator guide.


  • Verify that you are logged in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client as an administrator.
  • Verify that you have a connection to a REST host from the Inventory view.


  1. Navigate to Library > Workflows and enter the http-rest tag in the workflow search box.
  2. Locate the Generate a new workflow from a REST operation workflow and click Run.
  3. Select the REST operation from the list of available operations.
    If the operation takes input and XSD schemas are added to its host, you can specify the request input type.
  4. In the Name text box, type the name of the workflow to generate.
  5. Select the workflow folder in which to generate the new workflow.
    You can select any existing folder from the workflow library.
  6. Click Run.