User Creation (ssd api-management create user)

The ssd api-management create user command allows you to create a user on Sensedia API Platform.

You can use the ssd api-management create user command or its shortened version ssd apim create user.

For more specific information, refer to the documentation on users on Sensedia API Platform.


The ssd api-management create user command can be followed by flags with their respective arguments:

ssd api-management create user [flags]

If no flag is specified, the interactive mode will be activated.

See below an example of usage in the direct mode.
It is necessary to specify the login (used to log into the system), the name and the email of the user, in addition to the access roles he or she will have.
For your own safety, it is necessary to confirm that the email provided is the correct one. You can skip this confirmation by passing the flag --yes.

$ ssd api-management create user "" --name "Jose Maria" --email "" --roles "Role 1,Role 2,Role 3" -y

Available flags

The following flags can be used with the ssd api-management create user command:

Flag Type Description

-e, --email


User’s email

-h, --help

Displays help for the command

-n, --name


User’s full name

-r, --roles


Assigns access roles to the user

-y, --yes

Confirms requests in advance

Global Flags




-c, --config


Configuration file (default: $HOME/.sensedia/config.json)



The configuration profile you want to use (default: "default")


Lists all requests made by the command. It is possible to store this information in a TXT file instead of displaying it on the terminal. E.g.: $ ssd (api-management | apim) list apis --verbose 2> log.txt

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