POST: Add a Node to the Cluster - AWS Elemental Conductor Live 3

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POST: Add a Node to the Cluster

HTTP Request and Response

Request URL

Add a node to the cluster.

POST http://<Conductor IP address>/nodes

Request Body

The request body is XML content consisting of one hosts element (of type “array”) that contains:

  • One or more host elements, one for each node found. Each element contains:

    • One IP address.

    • A range of IP addresses (for example, 10.4.136.[90-92]).

Call Header

  • Accept: Set to application/xml

  • Content-Type: Set to application/xml

If you are implementing user authentication, you must also include three authorization headers; see Header Content for User Authentication.


No response is supplied for a successful node addition. Operators should perform the GET Node operation to confirm that the node has been added successfully. For assistance, see GET: Get the Attributes of a Node.



This request adds four nodes:,,,

POST ------------------------------------------ <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <hosts type="array"> <host></host> <host>10.4.136.[90-92]</host> </hosts>