Get-VBRAmazonEC2InstanceType

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    Short Description

    Returns an array of Amazon EC2 instances.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

    Product Edition: Community, Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    Get-VBRAmazonEC2InstanceType -Region <VBRAmazonEC2Region> [-Name <string>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet returns an array of Amazon EC2 instance types that are available for the specified AWS region. It also returns the information about the memory and the CPU available for each instance type.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Region

    Specifies an AWS region. The cmdlet will return an array of Amazon EC2 instance types that are available for the specified AWS region.

    Accepts the VBRAmazonEC2Region type.

    True

    Named

    False

     

    Name

    Specifies the name of the Amazon EC2 instance type. The cmdlet will return the instance type with this name.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

    Return Type

    Example

    This example shows how to get an array of all instance types from the specified AWS region. The cmdlet will return all instance types from the ap-northeast-1 AWS region.

    1. Run Get-VBRAmazonAccount to get Amazon EC2 credentials records. Save the result to the $account variable.
    2. Run Get-VBRAmazonEC2Region with the $account variable. Use the RegionType parameter to specify the AWS region and the Name parameter to specify the name of the AWS region. Save the result to the $region variable.
    3. Run Get-VBRAmazonEC2InstanceType with the $region variable.

    $account = Get-VBRAmazonAccount -Id "936edf7c-7cf3-4dbd-9895-c7485ef4bb2c"

    $region = Get-VBRAmazonEC2Region -Account $account -RegionType Global -Name "ap-northeast-1"

    Get-VBRAmazonEC2InstanceType -Region $region

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRAmazonAccount

    Get-VBRAmazonEC2Region