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You can use the ListVirtualVolumeHosts method to get a list of all virtual volume hosts known to the cluster. A virtual volume host is a VMware ESX host that has initiated a session with the VASA API provider.


This method has the following input parameter:

Name Description Type Default value Required


A list of virtual volume host IDs for which to retrieve information. If you omit this parameter, the method returns information about all virtual volume hosts.

virtualVolumeHostID UUID array



Return value

This method has the following return value:

Name Description Type


A list of objects describing the virtual volume hosts in the cluster.

host array

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

  "method": "ListVirtualVolumeHosts",
    "params": {
    "id": 1

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

  "id": 1,
  "result": {
    "hosts": [
        "bindings": [],
        "clusterID": "5ebdb4ad-9617-4647-adfd-c1013578483b",
        "hostAddress": "",
        "initiatorNames": [
        "virtualVolumeHostID": "564de1a4-9a99-da0f-8b7c-3a41dfd64bf1",
        "visibleProtocolEndpointIDs": [

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