powerflex_sdc (Resource)

This resource can be used to manage Storage Data Clients on a PowerFlex array.

Example Usage

# Commands to run this tf file : terraform init && terraform plan && terraform apply
# Only importing the sdc resource or renaming of sdc resource is supported
# For Renaming , id and name are required fields
# For importing , please check sdc_resource_import.tf file for more details
# name can't be empty

resource "powerflex_sdc" "sdc" {
  id   = "e3ce1fb500000000"
  name = "terraform_sdc"

#output "changed_sdc" {
# value = powerflex_sdc.sdc
# # -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------



  • id (String) ID of the SDC to manage. This can be retrieved from the PowerFlex website. Cannot be updated.
  • name (String) Name of the SDC to manage.


  • last_updated (String) The Last updated timestamp of the SDC.
  • links (Attributes List) The Links of the fetched SDC. (see below for nested schema)
  • mdm_connection_state (String) The MDM connection status of the fetched SDC.
  • on_vmware (Boolean) If the fetched SDC is on vmware.
  • sdc_approved (Boolean) If the fetched SDC is approved.
  • sdc_guid (String) The GUID of the fetched SDC.
  • sdc_ip (String) The IP of the fetched SDC.
  • system_id (String) The System ID of the fetched SDC.


  • href (String) The Links-HREF of the fetched SDC.
  • rel (String) The Links-Rel of the fetched SDC.


Import is supported using the following syntax:

# Below are the steps to import SDC :
# Step 1 - To import a sdc , we need the id of that sdc 
# Step 2 - To check the id of the sdc we can make use of sdc datasource . Please refer sdc_datasource.tf for more info.
# Step 3 - create a tf file with empty resource block . Refer the example below.
# Example :
# resource "powerflex_sdc" "resource_block_name" {
# }
# Step 4 - execute the command : terraform init && terraform import "powerflex_sdc.resource_block_name" "id_of_the_sdc" (resource_block_name must be taken from step 3 and id must be taken from step 2)
# Step 5 - After successful execution of the command , check the state file