Cloud Memorystore for Memcached API

Google Cloud Memorystore for Memcached API is used for creating and managing Memcached instances in GCP.


We recommend that you call this service using Google-provided client libraries. If your application needs to call this service using your own libraries, you should use the following information when making the API requests.

Discovery document

A Discovery Document is a machine-readable specification for describing and consuming REST APIs. It is used to build client libraries, IDE plugins, and other tools that interact with Google APIs. One service may provide multiple discovery documents. This service provides the following discovery document:

Service endpoint

A service endpoint is a base URL that specifies the network address of an API service. One service may have multiple service endpoints. This service has the following service endpoint and all URIs below are relative to this service endpoint:


REST Resource: v1beta2.projects.locations

get GET /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*}
Gets information about a location.
list GET /v1beta2/{name=projects/*}/locations
Lists information about the supported locations for this service.

REST Resource: v1beta2.projects.locations.instances

applyParameters POST /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}:applyParameters
ApplyParameters will update current set of Parameters to the set of specified nodes of the Memcached Instance.
create POST /v1beta2/{parent=projects/*/locations/*}/instances
Creates a new Instance in a given project and location.
delete DELETE /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}
Deletes a single Instance.
get GET /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}
Gets details of a single Instance.
getIamPolicy GET /v1beta2/{resource=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}:getIamPolicy
Gets the access control policy for a resource.
list GET /v1beta2/{parent=projects/*/locations/*}/instances
Lists Instances in a given project and location.
patch PATCH /v1beta2/{*/locations/*/instances/*}
Updates an existing Instance in a given project and location.
setIamPolicy POST /v1beta2/{resource=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}:setIamPolicy
Sets the access control policy on the specified resource.
testIamPermissions POST /v1beta2/{resource=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}:testIamPermissions
Returns permissions that a caller has on the specified resource.
updateParameters PATCH /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/instances/*}:updateParameters
Updates the defined Memcached Parameters for an existing Instance.

REST Resource: v1beta2.projects.locations.operations

cancel POST /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/operations/*}:cancel
Starts asynchronous cancellation on a long-running operation.
delete DELETE /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/operations/*}
Deletes a long-running operation.
get GET /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*/operations/*}
Gets the latest state of a long-running operation.
list GET /v1beta2/{name=projects/*/locations/*}/operations
Lists operations that match the specified filter in the request.