Retrieving the list of monitor types

The monitortypes API uses the GET method to obtain the list of monitor types. 

TSWS APIs that use the POST method
API EndpointsDescription
tokenObtains the authToken required to perform all other operations
configdataRetrieves configuration data of monitor instances
perfdataRetrieves performance data of monitor instances

TSWS APIs that use the GET method
API EndpointsDescription
devicesRetrieves a list of monitored devices
instances Retrieves a list of monitored instances 
monitortypesRetrieves a list of monitor types 
tenantsRetrieves a list of tenants 

Before you begin

You must have used the login API to obtain the authToken, which authenticates the user performing the operation. For details, see TSWS authentication.

Request syntax


Request parameters


Tenant name

Example: *

  • instance
  • group
  • all (instances and groups)

Sample request with REST client

After you access the REST client, perform the following steps:

  1. Enter the URL for the list of monitor types API. The generic format is:
  2. Add the request parameters:
    1. tenantId 
    2. monitorCategory 
  3. Add a new header row and select Authorization as the header type.
  4. Enter the text authToken followed by the authToken generated through the login API. 
  5. Click Send.

Sample JSON response 

The following sample JSON response contains the list of monitor types for the monitortypes API:

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