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object service.create(object/array itServices)

This method allows to create new IT services.


(object/array) IT services to create.

Additionally to the standard IT service properties, the method accepts the following parameters.

Parameter Type Description
dependencies array Service dependencies.

Each service dependency has the following parameters:
- dependsOnServiceid - (string) ID of an IT service the service depends on, that is, the child IT service.
- soft - (integer) type of service dependency; refer to the service dependency object page for more information on dependency types.
parentid string ID of a hard-linked parent IT service.
times array Service times to be created for the IT service.

Return values

(object) Returns an object containing the IDs of the created IT services under the serviceids property. The order of the returned IDs matches the order of the passed IT services.


Creating an IT service

Create an IT service that will be switched to problem state, if at least one child has a problem. SLA calculation will be on and the minimum acceptable SLA is 99.99%.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "service.create",
           "params": {
               "name": "Server 1",
               "algorithm": 1,
               "showsla": 1,
               "goodsla": 99.99,
               "sortorder": 1
           "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": {
               "serviceids": [
           "id": 1


CService::create() in frontends/php/api/classes/CService.php.