A breaking change was introduced in the API by this morning's release. This does not affect the web UI.

The create workspace endpoint has a new required field, authorizationDomain, which was previously optional. This refers to the Authorization Domain security feature, which enables you to set boundaries on workspace sharing permissions. If you do not want to assign an authorization domain to the workspace you are creating, you can set the field to "authorizationDomain": [].

Please accept our apologies for this unanticipated breaking change. We will review our procedures to ensure that breaking changes are not allowed to happen without advance notification and sufficient justification for the inconvenience caused to FireCloud API users.

Comment on this article in the forum

- Recent posts

- Follow us on Twitter



A vision for the future of cancer research! https://t.co/UiDCjV05PC
30 May 17
Visit FireCloud at Bio-IT Boston May 23-25. Demos will be held at the Google booth (Exhibit Hall, booth 261).
24 May 17
Up to $10,000 in FireCloud credits available to researchers. Sign up for your credits now! https://t.co/k8vO9tZMwv
14 Feb 17
Free credits available now on FireCloud, the Broads genome analysis platform! Sign up here. https://t.co/iE8u7LYYIY
8 Feb 17
RT @NCI_NCIP: Watch Feb 2 webinar on Querying/Downloading Data via the GDC Data Portal/Transfer Tool 12-1 PM EST @NCIGDC_Updates https://t.…
25 Jan 17

- Our favorite tweets from others

excited to hear about @BroadFireCloud from @seandavis12
31 Aug 16
Awesome. Cutting-edge science taught by @broadinstitute 2 laypersons https://t.co/AfFBSc8uSB #MidSummerNightsScience https://t.co/E466bt6nIg
29 Aug 16
NCI opens online platform to submit ideas about research for Cancer Moonshot https://t.co/f8l7pDGohh
21 Apr 16
Thank you Gad for the great presentation! #CBIITSS Learn more about FireCloud at https://t.co/nrhG4iF9fD.
20 Jan 16
See more of our favorite tweets...