Getting Instance Type by Name

You can get information about an instance type with the specified name that the Amazon archiver appliance will use.

Request

GET https://<hostname>:4443/v6/EC2Resources/InstanceType/{instanceTypeName}

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

instanceTypeName

string

Specifies the instance type. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Instance Types.

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

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

The response body contains the following properties:

Property

Type

Description

type

string

Specifies the 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 shows how to get information about the m6i.xlarge instance type.

Request:

GET https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/EC2Resources/InstanceType/m6i.xlarge?accountId=c0f030cb-a43a-4713-8da8-717c62a0b4f7&regionId=us-east-2

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response:

200 OK

 

Response Body:

[

 {

   "type": "m6i.xlarge",

   "cores": 4,

   "memory": 17179869184

 }

]