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The keys, and the values they take, are described in the following table.\n[block:parameters]\n{\n  \"data\": {\n    \"h-0\": \"Key\",\n    \"h-1\": \"Datatype of value\",\n    \"h-2\": \"Description of value\",\n    \"0-0\": \"`project`\\n<span style=\\\"color:red\\\"><i>required</i></span>\",\n    \"1-0\": \"`billing_group`\\n<span style=\\\"color:red\\\"><i>required</i></span>\",\n    \"4-0\": \"`description`\",\n    \"0-1\": \"string\",\n    \"1-1\": \"string\",\n    \"4-1\": \"string\",\n    \"0-2\": \"The name of the project you are creating.\",\n    \"1-2\": \"The ID of the billing group for the project.\\n\\n[List all billing groups](doc:list-billing-groups) to find your billing group ID\",\n    \"4-2\": \"A description of the project.\",\n    \"5-0\": \"`type`\",\n    \"5-1\": \"string\",\n    \"5-2\": \"If you are running the Platform on AWS, and you want to create an 'old-style' non-developer project, then set this to `v1`.\",\n    \"6-0\": \"`settings`\",\n    \"6-1\": \"dictionary\",\n    \"6-2\": \"This dictionary contains two fields, `locked` and `use_interruptible_instances` - see below for further information.\",\n    \"7-0\": \"`locked`\",\n    \"7-1\": \"Boolean\",\n    \"7-2\": \"This field can be `true` or `false`.\\n\\nSet this field to `true` to lock down a project. Locking down a project prevents any Seven Bridges team member from viewing any information about the task.\",\n    \"8-0\": \"`use_interruptible_instances`\",\n    \"8-1\": \"Boolean\",\n    \"8-2\": \"This field can be `true` or `false`. If not included in the request, [spot instances](doc:about-spot-instances) are enabled by default.\",\n    \"2-0\": \"`use_memoization`\",\n    \"2-1\": \"boolean\",\n    \"2-2\": \"Set to `false` by default. Set to `true` to enable [memoization](doc:about-memoization).\",\n    \"3-0\": \"`intermediate_files`\",\n    \"3-1\": \"dictionary\",\n    \"3-2\": \"Specifies [intermediate files](doc:about-memoization#section-intermediate-files) retention period.\\n\\nTo do this, specify a dictionary with the following format:\\n```\\n{ \\\"retention\\\": \\\"LIMITED\\\", \\n   \\\"duration\\\": 24 }\\n```\\nThe minimum value is 1 h. The maximum value is 120 h and the default value is 24 h.\"\n  },\n  \"cols\": 3,\n  \"rows\": 9\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"success\",\n  \"title\": \"Project short names\",\n  \"body\": \"Recall from the [API Overview](doc:the-api) that projects are assigned [short names](the-api#section-project-short-names). When you specify the given name of your project, in the request body, the short name will be automatically generated, using the process described in the API Overview.\"\n}\n[/block]\n###Example request body\n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n\\t\\\"name\\\": \\\"My New Project\\\", \\n  \\\"description\\\": \\\"A project for testing my apps\\\", \\n  \\\"billing_group\\\": \\\"1f0c2751-694c-4e98-b863-06b68f5a61ca\\\"\\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"json\"\n    }\n  ],\n  \"sidebar\": true\n}\n[/block]\n##Response\n\n[See a list of Cavatica-specific response codes that may be contained in the body of the response.](doc:api-status-codes) \n\n###Example response body\n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n  \\\"href\\\": \\\"https://cavatica-api.sbgenomics.com/v2/projects/RFranklin/my-new-project\\\",\\n  \\\"id\\\": \\\"RFranklin/my-new-project\\\",\\n  \\\"name\\\": \\\"My New Project\\\",\\n  \\\"type\\\": \\\"v2\\\",\\n  \\\"tags\\\": [],\\n  \\\"description\\\": \\\"A project for testing my apps\\\",\\n  \\\"settings\\\": {\\n    \\\"locked\\\": true,\\n    \\\"use_interruptible_instances\\\": false,\\n    \\\"use_memoization\\\": true,\\n    \\\"intermediate_files\\\": {\\n      \\\"retention\\\":\\\"LIMITED\\\",\\n      \\\"duration\\\":24\\n     }\\n  },\\n  \\\"billing_group\\\": \\\"1f0c2751-694c-4e98-b863-06b68f5a61ca\\\"\\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"json\"\n    }\n  ],\n  \"sidebar\": true\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"warning\",\n  \"title\": \"Interpreting the response body\",\n  \"body\": \"The response will include an empty list `[]` for the object `tags`. This is a legacy feature of the API, and should be ignored.\"\n}\n[/block]\n<div align=\"right\"><a href=\"#top\">top</a></div>\n\n<hr>","excerpt":"/projects\n\nFor general information on the API, including formatting, parameters, and pagination, please see the [API Overview](the-api).","slug":"create-a-new-project","type":"endpoint","title":"Create a new project"}

postCreate a new project

/projects For general information on the API, including formatting, parameters, and pagination, please see the [API Overview](the-api).

This call creates a new project. [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "https://cavatica-api.sbgenomics.com/v2/projects", "language": "text", "name": "API path" } ] } [/block] ##Request ###Example request [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "POST /v2/projects HTTP/1.1\nHost: cavatica-api.sbgenomics.com\nX-SBG-Auth-Token: 3259c50e1ac5426ea8f1273259740f74\ncontent-type: application/json\n", "language": "http", "name": null }, { "code": "curl --data '{\"name\": \"My New Project\", \"description\": \"A project for testing my apps\", \"billing_group\": \"1f0c2751-694c-4e98-b863-06b68f5a61ca\"}' -s -H \"X-SBG-Auth-Token: 7942f56901534434a054dafc3813bc96\" -H \"content-type: application/json\" -X POST \"https://cavatica-api.sbgenomics.com/v2/projects\"", "language": "curl", "name": "cURL" } ], "sidebar": true } [/block] ###Header Fields [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Name", "h-1": "Description", "0-0": "`X-SBG-Auth-Token`\n<span style=\"color:red\"><i>required</i></span>", "0-1": "Your Cavatica [authentication token](doc:get-your-authentication-token).", "h-2": "" }, "cols": 2, "rows": 1 } [/block] ###Query parameters [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Name", "h-1": "Data type", "h-2": "Description", "0-0": "`fields`", "0-1": "string", "0-2": "Selector specifying a subset of fields to include in the response." }, "cols": 3, "rows": 1 } [/block] ##Request body In the body, you should enter a list of key-value pairs. The keys, and the values they take, are described in the following table. [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Key", "h-1": "Datatype of value", "h-2": "Description of value", "0-0": "`project`\n<span style=\"color:red\"><i>required</i></span>", "1-0": "`billing_group`\n<span style=\"color:red\"><i>required</i></span>", "4-0": "`description`", "0-1": "string", "1-1": "string", "4-1": "string", "0-2": "The name of the project you are creating.", "1-2": "The ID of the billing group for the project.\n\n[List all billing groups](doc:list-billing-groups) to find your billing group ID", "4-2": "A description of the project.", "5-0": "`type`", "5-1": "string", "5-2": "If you are running the Platform on AWS, and you want to create an 'old-style' non-developer project, then set this to `v1`.", "6-0": "`settings`", "6-1": "dictionary", "6-2": "This dictionary contains two fields, `locked` and `use_interruptible_instances` - see below for further information.", "7-0": "`locked`", "7-1": "Boolean", "7-2": "This field can be `true` or `false`.\n\nSet this field to `true` to lock down a project. Locking down a project prevents any Seven Bridges team member from viewing any information about the task.", "8-0": "`use_interruptible_instances`", "8-1": "Boolean", "8-2": "This field can be `true` or `false`. If not included in the request, [spot instances](doc:about-spot-instances) are enabled by default.", "2-0": "`use_memoization`", "2-1": "boolean", "2-2": "Set to `false` by default. Set to `true` to enable [memoization](doc:about-memoization).", "3-0": "`intermediate_files`", "3-1": "dictionary", "3-2": "Specifies [intermediate files](doc:about-memoization#section-intermediate-files) retention period.\n\nTo do this, specify a dictionary with the following format:\n```\n{ \"retention\": \"LIMITED\", \n \"duration\": 24 }\n```\nThe minimum value is 1 h. The maximum value is 120 h and the default value is 24 h." }, "cols": 3, "rows": 9 } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Project short names", "body": "Recall from the [API Overview](doc:the-api) that projects are assigned [short names](the-api#section-project-short-names). When you specify the given name of your project, in the request body, the short name will be automatically generated, using the process described in the API Overview." } [/block] ###Example request body [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n\t\"name\": \"My New Project\", \n \"description\": \"A project for testing my apps\", \n \"billing_group\": \"1f0c2751-694c-4e98-b863-06b68f5a61ca\"\n}", "language": "json" } ], "sidebar": true } [/block] ##Response [See a list of Cavatica-specific response codes that may be contained in the body of the response.](doc:api-status-codes) ###Example response body [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"href\": \"https://cavatica-api.sbgenomics.com/v2/projects/RFranklin/my-new-project\",\n \"id\": \"RFranklin/my-new-project\",\n \"name\": \"My New Project\",\n \"type\": \"v2\",\n \"tags\": [],\n \"description\": \"A project for testing my apps\",\n \"settings\": {\n \"locked\": true,\n \"use_interruptible_instances\": false,\n \"use_memoization\": true,\n \"intermediate_files\": {\n \"retention\":\"LIMITED\",\n \"duration\":24\n }\n },\n \"billing_group\": \"1f0c2751-694c-4e98-b863-06b68f5a61ca\"\n}", "language": "json" } ], "sidebar": true } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "warning", "title": "Interpreting the response body", "body": "The response will include an empty list `[]` for the object `tags`. This is a legacy feature of the API, and should be ignored." } [/block] <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> <hr>