Data Types

AmazonCreateEbsSnapshotsParameters Object

Description

Parameters for the Amazon Create EBS Snapshots action.

Properties

consistencyMethod

Consistency method to use when creating the EBS snapshots.

Type: string

Valid Values:

  • none

  • stop-instance

Required: Yes

credentialIds

Registered credentials to use with the action. One and only one credential must be specified.

Type: Array of string

Required: Yes

deregisterFromLoadBalancers

Indicates whether to deregister from load balancers when stopping the EC2 instance. Required when consistencyMethod is stop-instance.

Type: string

Valid Values:

  • none

  • all-load-balancers

Required: Conditional

description

Description to assign to the EBS snapshots that are created.

Type: string

Required: No

regionNames

Regions to use with the action. Omit (or specify null) to include "all regions".

Type: Array of string

Required: No

resourceTagComparison

Comparison to use when identifying volumes by resource tag. Required when volumeIdentificationMethod is by-resource-tag.

Type: ResourceTagComparison object.

Required: Conditional

snapshotName

Value to assign to the Name tag of the EBS snapshots that are created.

Type: string

Required: No

tags

Resource tags to add to the EBS snapshots.

Type: Array of Tag object.

Required: No

targetCredentialId

Credential ID of the AWS credentials to copy the the resulting EBS snapshots. Eg. cred-12345678. When setting this field, also set the targetRegionName field.

Type: string

Required: No

targetRegionName

Name of a secondary region to copy the resulting EBS snapshots. Must be a valid region. Eg. us-east-1

Type: string

Required: No

volumeIdentificationMethod

Method of identifying the EBS volumes.

Type: string

Valid Values:

  • all-volumes

  • by-volume-id

  • by-resource-tag

Required: Yes

volumeIds

Volume IDs of the EBS volumes to backup. Required when volumeIdentificationMethod is by-volume-id.

Type: Array of string

Required: Conditional

Sample JSON

{
"credentialIds": [
"cred-00000001"
],
"regionNames": [
"us-east-1",
"us-east-2"
],
"volumeIdentificationMethod": "by-volume-id",
"volumeIds": [
"vol-11111111",
"vol-22222222"
],
"consistencyMethod": "stop-instance",
"deregisterFromLoadBalancers": "none",
"snapshotName": "$(INSTANCEID)-$(DEVICE)-$(DATE)",
"description": "Created by Skeddly for $(INSTANCEID) ($(INSTANCENAME))",
"tags": [
{
"key": "skeddly:instance-id",
"value": "$(INSTANCEID)"
},
{
"key": "skeddly:volume-id",
"value": "$(VOLUMEID)"
},
{
"key": "skeddly:device",
"value": "$(DEVICE)"
}
]
}