Getting Instance Types

You can get a list of instance types that the Amazon archiver appliance will use.

Request

GET https://<hostname>:4443/v6/EC2Resources/InstanceType

Request Headers

The request header must contain an authorization token of the current session.

Request Parameters

The following parameters must be specified in the URL of the request:

Parameter

Type

Description

accountId

string

Specifies the identification number of a cloud account. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Accounts.

regionId

string

Specifies the region ID of Amazon S3 object storage.

For more information, see this Amazon article.

Request Body

None.

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 200 OK.

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTPS headers.

Header

Description

Content-length

The length of the response body.

Content-type

The media type and syntax of the response body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

Response Body

In the response body, the server returns a resource representation of the /EC2Resources/InstanceType resource. The response body contains the following properties:

Property

Type

Description

type

string

Specifies an instance type.

For more information on instance types, see this Amazon article.

cores

integer

Specifies a number of processor cores.

memory

integer

Specifies the instance memory in Bytes.

Example

The example returns a resource representation of instance types that the Amazon archiver appliance can use.

Request:

GET https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/EC2Resources/InstanceType?accountId=c0f030cb-a43a-4713-8da8-717c62a0b4f7&regionId=us-east-2

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response:

200 OK

 

Response Body:

[

 {

   "type": "c5ad.12xlarge",

   "cores": 48,

   "memory": 103079215104

 },

 {

   "type": "r3.8xlarge",

   "cores": 32,

   "memory": 261993005056

 },

 {

   "type": "c5d.12xlarge",

   "cores": 48,

   "memory": 103079215104

 },

 {

   "type": "c6i.24xlarge",

   "cores": 96,

   "memory": 206158430208

 },

 {

   "type": "r5n.12xlarge",

   "cores": 48,

   "memory": 412316860416

 },

 {

   "type": "m5dn.2xlarge",

   "cores": 8,

   "memory": 34359738368

 },

...

]