1. Data integration
  2. Anaplan API Guide and Reference
  3. Use the bulk APIs
  4. Obtain an authentication token
  5. Use basic authentication

Use the Anaplan account username and password to run a POST call that returns the Anaplan authentication token.

Method and endpoint

https://auth.anaplan.com/token/authenticate

POST

Parameters

ParameterDescription
user:passwordThe Anaplan user name and password

Curl example

curl -X POST --user {user}:'{password}' https://auth.anaplan.com/token/authenticate

Response

{

   "meta":{

      "validationUrl":"https://auth.anaplan.com/token/validate"

   },

   "status":"SUCCESS",

   "statusMessage":"Login successful",

   "tokenInfo":{

      "tokenId":"ce81e2ed-eec4-11e9-9750-6925ec1fee7f",

      "tokenValue":"{token}",

      "expiresAt":1571088565713,

      "refreshTokenId":"ce81e2ee-eec4-11e9-9750-adef4e60446f"

   }

}