Tag: REST API

vRA 8.1 – Quick Tip – API Authentication

Hello! In this short blog post we will cover how to authenticate with the vRA 8.1 API. For vRA 8.1 the steps to get your Bearer Token are twofold: First you need to retrieve your Refresh Token With that Refresh Token you can get your Bearer Token This is apparently due to a 'missing internal … Continue reading vRA 8.1 – Quick Tip – API Authentication

vRA – Quick Tip – Telnet & vRA API calls (Postman)

Helloooo & welcome to our blog! Today I would like to give you 2 quick tips for troubleshooting & testing / developing in your vRA environment: Telnet on the vRA Appliances Postman for executing vRA API calls Telnet on vRA Appliances We all know how to check whether a remote machine is listening on specific … Continue reading vRA – Quick Tip – Telnet & vRA API calls (Postman)

Control your home with vRA / vRO and Home Assistant – REST API

When deep diving more and more into vRA / vRO and learning about the REST API functionalities, I just had to test it! The question was, with what? Well, how about Home Assistant? Current setup My home is automated with Home Assistant. I'm currently running it on a Raspberry Pi with an AEOTEC ZWAVE USB … Continue reading Control your home with vRA / vRO and Home Assistant – REST API