ProfitBricks SOAP API creates duplicate options that are available in the provider's visual Data Center Designer (DCD) tool. This API supports creating and defining configuration for a virtual data center and controlling activities of the servers established there. ProfitBricks SOAP API also support managing data storage space, load balancing functions, firewall restrictions, and domain name mapping. Requests must conform to XML schema and responses are in SOAP. Authentication is over TLS using basic authentication.
The service provides hosting and storage resources via ththe infrastructure as a service (IaaS) model. It allows users to create and configure virtual data centers, including a visual designer tool to simplify and automate the process. Functions include data storage and backup as well as cloud-based application hosting.