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Vultr Server Status JSON Endpoints

Last Updated: Mon, Nov 2, 2020
FAQ

Vultr provides real-time infrastructure information in HTML and JSON formats.

JSON Status Endpoint

The Status endpoint provides a JSON object containing the current Vultr infrastructure status. This summary includes all regions, current outages, alerts, and upcoming scheduled maintenance. The Status endpoint is: http://status.vultr.com/status.json

Status Schema

The Status object consists of two top-level nodes:

  • service_alerts: Array
    • Array of service alert objects
  • regions: String
    • A collection of Regions

Regions are prefixed by RegionID and consist of:

  • location: String
    • Location name
  • country: String
    • Country code
  • country_name: String
    • Country name
  • alerts: Array
    • A array of alert objects. See the Alert schema for details.

Status JSON Example

{
    "service_alerts": [],
    "regions": {
        "atl": {
            "location": "Atlanta",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": [
                {
                    "id": "80349394-43b0-438a-ba4d-ac05a726deb2",
                    "subject": "Atlanta Scheduled Maintenance - 2020-11-10",
                    "status": "ongoing",
                    "start_date": "2020-11-02T16:07:00+00:00",
                    "updated_at": "",
                    "entries": [
                        {
                            "updated_at": "2020-11-02T16:07:00+00:00",
                            "message": "Event Type: Network Upgrade\r\n\r\nWe are performing system changes in the Atlanta location during the following scheduled maintenance window. \r\n\r\nStart Time: 2020-11-10 11:00:00 UTC\r\nEnd Time: 2020-11-10 15:00:00 UTC"
                        }
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "id": "e08e4b1e-9b4d-47a7-8931-86c19d490fa9",
                    "subject": "Atlanta Datacenter Scheduled Maintenance - 2020-11-03",
                    "status": "resolved",
                    "start_date": "2020-11-02T14:10:00+00:00",
                    "updated_at": "2020-11-02T15:19:00+00:00",
                    "entries": [
                        {
                            "updated_at": "2020-11-02T15:19:00+00:00",
                            "message": "Maintenance will be moved to next week. Nov 9-13. More info to follow."
                        },
                        {
                            "updated_at": "2020-11-02T14:10:00+00:00",
                            "message": "Event Type: Network Upgrade\r\n\r\nWe are performing system changes in the Atlanta Datacenter Datacenter location during the following scheduled maintenance window. \r\n\r\nStart Time: 2020-11-03 11:00:00 UTC\r\nEnd Time: 2020-11-03 15:00:00 UTC"
                        }
                    ]
                }
            ]
        },
        "ord": {
            "location": "Chicago",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "dfw": {
            "location": "Dallas",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "lax": {
            "location": "Los Angeles",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "mia": {
            "location": "Miami",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "ewr": {
            "location": "New Jersey",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "sea": {
            "location": "Seattle",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "sjc": {
            "location": "Silicon Valley",
            "country": "US",
            "country_name": "United States",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "sgp": {
            "location": "Singapore",
            "country": "SG",
            "country_name": "Singapore",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "ams": {
            "location": "Amsterdam",
            "country": "NL",
            "country_name": "Netherlands",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "icn": {
            "location": "Seoul",
            "country": "KR",
            "country_name": "Korea, Republic of",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "nrt": {
            "location": "Tokyo",
            "country": "JP",
            "country_name": "Japan",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "lhr": {
            "location": "London",
            "country": "GB",
            "country_name": "United Kingdom",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "cdg": {
            "location": "Paris",
            "country": "FR",
            "country_name": "France",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "fra": {
            "location": "Frankfurt",
            "country": "DE",
            "country_name": "Germany",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "yto": {
            "location": "Toronto",
            "country": "CA",
            "country_name": "Canada",
            "alerts": []
        },
        "syd": {
            "location": "Sydney",
            "country": "AU",
            "country_name": "Australia",
            "alerts": []
        }
    }
}

JSON Alert Endpoint

The Alert endpoint provides a JSON object containing a stream of the current alerts, with new alerts added to the beginning of the stream. The Alert endpoint is: http://status.vultr.com/alerts.json

Alert Schema

The Alert object is an array of service_alerts consisting of:

  • ID: String
    • A Version 4 UUID
  • region: String
    • A RegionID
  • subject: String
    • The subject line of the alert
  • start_date: String
  • updated_at: String
  • status: String
    • The alert status. Valid values are ongoing and resolved
  • entries: Array
    • An array of service_alert entries

A service_alert entry consists of:

  • updated_at: String
  • message: String
    • The service_alert message body

Alert JSON Example

{
    "service_alerts": [
        {
            "id": "80349394-43b0-438a-ba4d-ac05a726deb2",
            "region": "atl",
            "subject": "Atlanta Scheduled Maintenance - 2020-11-10",
            "start_date": "2020-11-02T16:07:00+00:00",
            "updated_at": "",
            "status": "ongoing",
            "entries": [
                {
                    "updated_at": "2020-11-02T16:07:00+00:00",
                    "message": "Event Type: Network Upgrade\r\n\r\nWe are performing system changes in the Atlanta location during the following scheduled maintenance window. \r\n\r\nStart Time: 2020-11-10 11:00:00 UTC\r\nEnd Time: 2020-11-10 15:00:00 UTC"
                }
            ]
        },
        {
            "id": "e08e4b1e-9b4d-47a7-8931-86c19d490fa9",
            "region": "atl",
            "subject": "Atlanta Datacenter Scheduled Maintenance - 2020-11-03",
            "start_date": "2020-11-02T14:10:00+00:00",
            "updated_at": "2020-11-02T15:19:00+00:00",
            "status": "resolved",
            "entries": [
                {
                    "updated_at": "2020-11-02T15:19:00+00:00",
                    "message": "Maintenance will be moved to next week. Nov 9-13. More info to follow."
                },
                {
                    "updated_at": "2020-11-02T14:10:00+00:00",
                    "message": "Event Type: Network Upgrade\r\n\r\nWe are performing system changes in the Atlanta Datacenter Datacenter location during the following scheduled maintenance window. \r\n\r\nStart Time: 2020-11-03 11:00:00 UTC\r\nEnd Time: 2020-11-03 15:00:00 UTC"
                }
            ]
        }
    ]
}

HTML Server Status

The Server Status page displays the status and compute availability of each Vultr location in HTML. If a location's status is other than Ok, click the status notification to view the alert. The Server Status page is: https://status.vultr.com/

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