1. Data integration
  2. Anaplan API
  3. Integration API v2.0
  4. Use the bulk APIs
  5. Obtain an authentication token
  6. Use CA certificate authentication

Use your Certificate Authority (CA) for a POST call to obtain an Anaplan authentication token. 

See Administration: Security - Certificates for an overview of this authentication method.

Method and endpoint




CA certificateThe CA certificate you have registered with Anaplan.
encoded dataA base-64 encoded, randomly-generated string of at least 100 bytes.
encoded signed dataYour encoded data signed by your private key and base-64 encoded.

Curl example

curl -X POST https://auth.anaplan.com/token/authenticate -H 'Authorization: CACertificate {base64-encoded certificate in pem format}' -d '{ "encodedData" : "{encoded data}",  "encodedSignedData" : "{encoded signed data}"} '







   "statusMessage":"Login successful",









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