Get an account’s license status

GET /licenses/{account}

Returns information about an account’s Software Management Services licenses and a list of licensed devices.

Note: This request is only used with accounts that have a monthly recurring billing (MRC) subscription. Accounts with event-based billing do not need to track licenses.


See also:
Get Subscription Status

Request Components

HTTP Request


Resource Path and Query Parameters

You must include the account name in the path and the startIndex to specify the starting record.

Parameter Name Data Type Description
string The name of the account for which you want the license status. An account name is usually numeric, and must include any leading zeros.
integer Only return devices with IMEIs larger than this value. Use 0 for the first request. If hasMoreData=true in the response, use the lastSeenDeviceId value from the response as the startIndex in the next request.

Header Parameters

The request header must contain a current ThingSpace authorization token and a current VZ-M2M session token.

Parameter Name Data Type Description
string HTTP Authorization request header containing a valid Bearer token.
string A valid session token returned by a Connectivity Management POST /session/login request.

Request Body


Example Request

Request the license status for an account:

curl$ACCOUNT/index/0 -H 'Authorization: Bearer $AUTH_TOKEN' -H 'VZ-M2M-Token: $M2M_TOKEN'

Success Responses

Status 200

A successful response includes the total number of licenses, the number of assigned license, and a list of devices that have licenses assigned.

Parameter Name Data Type Description
accountName string The name (number) of the billing account.
totalLicenses integer The number of monthly licenses in the MRC subscription.
assignedLicenses integer The number of licenses assigned to devices.
hasMoreData Boolean True if there are more devices to retrieve.
lastSeenDeviceId integer If hasMoreData=true, the startIndex to use for the next request. 0 if hasMoreData=false.
deviceList array The list of devices that have licenses assigned, including the date and time of when each license was assigned.
deviceList.deviceId string The IMEI of the device.
deviceList.assignmentTime string The date and time that an Software Management Services license was assigned to the device.

Example Success Response

  "hasMoreData": true,
  "lastSeenDeviceId": 1000,
      "deviceId": "990003425730535", 
      "assignmentTime": "2017-11-29 20:15:42.738 +0000 UTC"
      "deviceId": "990000473475989", 
      "assignmentTime": "2017-11-29 20:15:42.738 +0000 UTC"
      "deviceId": "990000347475989", 
      "assignmentTime": "2017-11-29 20:15:42.738 +0000 UTC"
      "deviceId": "990007303425535", 
      "assignmentTime": "01-01-1900 0:0:0 +0000 UTC"

Failure Responses

Status 400

All error messages are returned in this format:

  "errorCode": "error code string",
  "errorMessage": "error message string"

Error codes and messages are listed on the Error Messages page, along with explanations and suggestions for corrective actions.