Users, Roles and Permissions
In Edge Builder, a
permission is an action in the Edge Builder API.
permission is defined by a
method (for example,
GET) and a
path (for example,
Permissions can be grouped into
roles, which can be assigned to
users to grant them access to the API.
If a user has a certain role, they have all the permissions associated with that role.
The Edge Builder API permissions are static, which means that you cannot modify them, however they may be subject to change on software updates. For a full list of Edge Builder permissions see the API documentation.
Edge Builder comes with two default roles:
||all (admin)||This is the role assigned to the default user (
||This is the recommended role for standard Edge Builder users. Users with this role can view information, for example on active nodes, apps and scripts, but cannot add, modify or delete entities.|
Learn how to add new roles here
Edge Builder comes with a default admin user:
Learn how to add new users here