Adapter operation to VIS API mapping

The following tables map the operations in the BMC Atrium Orchestrator Application Adapter for VMware Infrastructure to the VMware Infrastructure APIs:

 Basic VM operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Power_On_VM

PowerOnVM_Task

None

None

Power_Off_VM

PowerOffVM_Task

None

None

Suspend_VM

SuspendVM_Task

None

None

Resume_VM

PowerOnVM_Task

None

None

Reset_VM

ResetVM_Task

None

None

Restart_Guest_
OS

RebootGuest

None

None

Shut_Down_Guest_
OS

ShutdownGuest

None

None

Convert_Template_To_VM

MarkAsVM

None

None

Convert_VM_To_Template

MarkAsTemplate

None

None

Register_VM

RegisterVM_Task

None

None

Unregister_VM

UnregisterVM_Task

None

None


 Advanced VM operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Create_VM_Snapshot

CreateSnapshot_Task

None

None

Revert_VM_Snapshot

RevertToSnapshot_Task

Get_Vm_SnapshotInfo

RetrieveProperties

Move_Virtual_Disk

RelocateVM_Task

GetDiskByVm

RetrieveProperties

Validate_VM_Migration

ValidateMigration

None

None

Migrate_VM

MigrateVM_Task

None

None

Relocate_VM

RelocateVM_Task

GetDiskByVm

RetrieveProperties

Acquire_Mks_Ticket

AcquireMksTicket

None

None

Retrieve_VM_File_Info

RetrieveProperties

  • Retrieve_Host_
    Datastore_Browser
  • Search_Datastore_Sub_
    Folders_Task
  • RetrieveProperties
  • SearchDatastore
    SubFolders_Task

Update_VM_Snapshot

RenameSnapshot

Get_Vm_SnapshotInfo

RetrieveProperties

Delete_VM_Snapshot

RemoveSnapshot_Task

Get_Vm_SnapshotInfo

RetrieveProperties


 VM Configuration operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Create_VM

CreateVM_Task

None

None

Create_VM_With_
Custom_Settings

CreateVM_Task

None

None

Clone_VM

CloneVM_Task

None

None

Clone_VM_With_
Custom_Settings

CloneVM_Task

GetDiskByVm

RetrieveProperties

Customize_VM

CustomizeVM_Task

None

None

Add_Hard_Disk

ReconfigVM_Task

Retrieve_Hard_
Disk_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

Add_Ethernet_Adapter

ReconfigVM_Task

  • Retrieve_VM_
    Host_Info
  • Retrieve_Host_
    DVS_Configuration
  • RetrieveProperties
  • QueryDvsConfigTarget

Add_CD_ROM

ReconfigVM_Task

GetIDEControllerByVm

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_VM_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_CPU_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Memory_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Hard_Disk_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_CD_ROM_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Ethernet_
Adapter_ Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Update_CD_ROM_
Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

GetVirtualDeviceByVm

RetrieveProperties

Update_VM_
Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

  • GetAllVMByDataStore
  • GetIDEControllerByVm
  • GetDiskByVm
  • GetVirtualDeviceByVm
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties

Update_CPU_
Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

None

None

Update_Memory_
Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

None

None

Update_Ethernet_
Adapter_Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

  • GetVirtualDeviceByVm
  • Retrieve_VM_Host_Info
  • Retrieve_Host_
    DVS_Configuration
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties
  • QueryDvsConfigTarget

Update_Hard_Disk_
Configuration

ReconfigVM_Task

GetDiskByVm

RetrieveProperties

Delete_VM

Destroy_Task

None

None

Remove_Hard_Disk

ReconfigVM_Task

GetDiskByVm

RetrieveProperties

Remove_Ethernet_
Adapter

ReconfigVM_Task

GetVirtualDeviceByVm

RetrieveProperties

Remove_CD_ROM

ReconfigVM_Task

GetVirtualDeviceByVm

RetrieveProperties

Export_VM_As_
OVF_Template

ExportVm

None

None

Import_OVF_
Template_As_VM

ImportVApp

None

None


 Monitor VM operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_VM_
CPU_Usage

QueryPerf

  • QueryVm_Perf_
    Available_Metric
  • QueryVm_Perf_Counter
  • FindQuerySpecBy
    InventoryPath
  • QueryAvailablePerfMetric
  • QueryPerfCounter
  • None

Retrieve_VM_
Disk_Usage

QueryPerf

  • QueryVm_Perf_
    Available_Metric
  • QueryVm_Perf_Counter
  • FindQuerySpecBy
    InventoryPath
  • QueryAvailable
    PerfMetric
  • QueryPerfCounter
  • None

Retrieve_VM_
Memory_Usage

QueryPerf

  • QueryVm_Perf_
    Available_Metric
  • QueryVm_Perf_Counter
  • FindQuerySpecBy
    InventoryPath
  • QueryAvailablePerfMetric
  • QueryPerfCounter
  • None

Retrieve_VM_
Network_Usage

QueryPerf

  • QueryVm_Perf_
    Available_Metric
  • QueryVm_Perf_Counter
  • FindQuerySpecBy
    InventoryPath
  • QueryAvailable
    PerfMetric
  • QueryPerfCounter
  • None

Retrieve_VM_Status

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Task_Status

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_VM_
Alarm_List

GetAlarm

None

None

Delete_VM_Alarm

RemoveAlarm

Retrieve_VM_Alarm_List

GetAlarm


 Host operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Create_Host

AddStandaloneHost_Task

None

None

Add_Host_
To_Cluster

AddHost_Task

None

None

Add_Virtual_Switch

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Update_Virtual_Switch

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Add_Virtual_NIC

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Update_Virtual_NIC

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Add_Port_Group

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Update_Port_Group

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Add_NAS_Datastore

CreateNasDatastore

Retrieve_Host_
Datastore_System

RetrieveProperties

Add_Vmfs_Datastore

CreateVmfsDatastore

  • Retrieve_Host_
    Datastore_System
  • Retrieve_Available_Disks_
    For_Vmfs
  • Query_Vmfs_Datastore_
    Create_Options
  • RetrieveProperties
  • QueryAvailableDisks
    ForVmfs
  • QueryVmfsDatastore
    CreateOptions

Add_Internet_Scsi_
Send_Targets

AddInternetScsi
SendTargets

Retrieve_Host_
Storage_System

RetrieveProperties

Move_Host_
To_Cluster

MoveHostInto_Task

None

None

Retrieve_Host_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Host_
DVS_Configuration

QueryDvsConfigTarget

None

None

Retrieve_Host_Network_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Host_
Datastore_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Host_
Datastore_List

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Virtual
_Switch_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Virtual
_NIC_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Port_
Group_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Available_
Disks_For_Vmfs

QueryAvailableDisks
ForVmfs

Retrieve_Host_
Datastore_System

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Host_
CPU_Usage

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Host_
Memory_Usage

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_ESX_
Hosts

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Host_
Scsi_Topology

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Host_Storage_
System

RetrieveProperties

Rescan_Hba

RescanHba

Retrieve_Host_Storage_
System

RetrieveProperties

Rescan_All_Hba

RescanAllHba

Retrieve_Host_Storage_
System

RetrieveProperties

Update_Host_
Network_Configuration

UpdateNetworkConfig

  • GetHostNetworkSystem
  • Retrieve_Virtual_NIC_
    Configuration
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties

Extend_Vmfs_Datastore

ExtendVmfsDatastore

  • Retrieve_Host_
    Datastore_System
  • Retrieve_Available_Disks_
    For_Vmfs
  • Query_Vmfs_Datastore_
    Extend_Options
  • RetrieveProperties
  • QueryAvailableDisks
    ForVmfs
  • QueryVmfsDatastore
    ExtendOptions

Update_Software_
Internet_Scsi_Enabled

UpdateSoftwareInternet
ScsiEnabled

Retrieve_Host_Storage_
System

RetrieveProperties

Update_Internet_
Scsi_Name

UpdateInternetScsiName

Retrieve_Host_
Storage_System

RetrieveProperties

Remove_Host_
From_Cluster

MoveIntoFolder_Task

None

None

Remove_Virtual_Switch

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Remove_Virtual_NIC

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Remove_Port_Group

UpdateNetworkConfig

GetHostNetworkSystem

RetrieveProperties

Remove_Datastore

RemoveDatastore

Retrieve_Host_Datastore_
System

RetrieveProperties

Enter_Maintenance_Mode

EnterMaintenanceMode_Task

None

None

Exit_Maintenance_Mode

ExitMaintenanceMode_Task

None

None


 Datastore operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_Datastore_List

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Datastores

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Datastore_
Virtual_Machines

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Vmfs_
Datastore_Storage_
Controller

RetrieveProperties

  • Retrieve_Datastore_Host_
    System
  • Dependent Retrieve_
    Host_Storage_System
  • Dependent Retrieve_
    Host_Scsi_Topology
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties
  • RetrieveProperties


 Cluster operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_Cluster_
Configuration

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Retrieve_Cluster_
Datastore_Configuration

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Cluster_
Datastore_List

RetrieveProperties

Retrieve_Clusters

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Update_Cluster_DRS_
Configuration

ReconfigureCompute
Resource_Task

None

None

Retrieve_Cluster_Virtual_
Machines

RetrieveProperties

None

None


 Datacenter operation

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_Datacenters

RetrieveProperties

None

None


 Folder operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_Folders

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Destroy_Folder

Destroy_Task

None

None

Create_Folder

CreateFolder

None

None

Move_Into_Folder

MoveIntoFolder_Task

None

None


 Discovery operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_MOB_Reference_
By_Display_Name

None

None

None

Retrieve_Display_Name_By_
MOB_Reference

None

None

None


 Resource Pool operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Retrieve_Resource_Pool_
Children

RetrieveProperties

None

None

Create_Resource_Pool

CreateResourcePool

None

None

Destroy_Resource_Pool

Destroy_Task

None

None

Destroy_Resource_Pool_
Children

DestroyChildren

None

None

Move_Into_Resource_Pool

MoveIntoResourcePool

None

None


 Basic vApp operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Power_On_VApp

PowerOnVApp_Task

None

None

Power_Off_VApp

PowerOffVApp_Task

None

None

Unregister_VApp

unregisterVApp_Task

None

None


 vApp Configuration operations

Adapter operation

Operation API

Dependent operation

Dependent API

Export_VApp_As_
OVF_Template

ExportVApp

Create_Import_Spec

CreateImportSpec

Import_OVF_Template_
As_VApp

ImportVApp

Create_Import_Spec

CreateImportSpec

Create_VApp

CreateVApp

None

None

Clone_VApp

CloneVApp_Task

None

None

Update_VApp_
Configuration

UpdateVAppConfig

None

None

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