Service access endpoints#
Rackspace Metrics has two global endpoints. Data is replicated to all data centers. The global endpoints are shown in the following table.
Table: Service access endpoints
||This endpoint is used to send metrics data to the database.|
||This endpoint is used to retrieve metrics data from the database.|
Replace the sample account ID number,
1234, with your actual account number
that is returned as part of the authentication response. The account number is
located after the final slash (/) in the
The service catalog returned in the authentication response specifies the
correct service access endpoint for your account to use for accessing
Rackspace Metrics API. Use the service type (
rax:cloudmetrics) to locate the
correct endpoint in the service catalog. For an example of the service catalog,
see authentication response examples.
The account ID from Rackspace Identity is the same as the project ID given
X-Project-Id header in Rackspace Cloud Metrics. In the
Rackspace Cloud API services and documentation, the account ID is also
referred to as the project ID and tenant ID.