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  1. How does CloudBilling retrieve usage from Microsoft?

    Introduction Usage based pricing models are the future, this is why CloudBilling has designed the CSP connector in such a way that we can support this type of pricing. By connecting with Microsoft on a daily basis and retrieving both Azure and Li...
  2. DeletePurchases

    Overview Quick Links Deletes  a set of  Purchases  from the system. Resource Information Request Format XML Response Format XML Request Header Name Type Description String String Authenti...
  3. Adding your account

    Secure Application Model To allow the connector to retrieve usage Microsoft uses the secure application model for authentication. This means that a partner gives consent for an application to interact with services on their behalf. This consent flo...
  4. Login

    In this article we discuss how to login using the CloudBilling API tokens. It should be noted that these are indeed examples and not production-grade code Login package com.sample; import javax.xml.soap.*; public class TokenTest { ...
  5. C#

    In this article we discuss some examples for API interaction. It should be noted that these are indeed examples and not production-grade code . Add a service reference Visual Studio can generate classes to interact with WCF services. Follow the...
  6. Purchases

    In this article we discuss some examples for API interaction. It should be noted that these are indeed examples and not production-grade code Uploading Purchases Language: Java This example shows two different ways of interacting with the API ...
  7. PHP

    In this article we discuss some examples for API interaction. It should be noted that these are indeed examples and not production-grade code . Uploading Purchases 1 Language: PHP This example assumes a set of classes has been generated ac...
  8. Progress Bar

    The CloudBilling Management Portal shows a progress bar along the bottom of the screen. This progress bar shows information about the status of the environment and what the system is currently processing. Input Number of queued purchases Befor...
  9. Login

    Overview Quick Links The Login method allows a user to authenticate with the system and obtain an Authentication token to be used in subsequent calls. Resource Information Request Format XML Response Format XML Request ...
  10. Understanding API Security

    Overview For security reasons, it is important that all method calls to the CloudBilling API are secure. This is achieved via a combination of transport-level security (SSL) and a custom, token-based authentication mechanism. API Tokens ...