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API Reference (API Version 2010-08-01)

Dimension

The Dimension data type further expands on the identity of a metric using a Name, Value pair.

For examples that use one or more dimensions, see PutMetricData.

Contents

Name

The name of the dimension.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes

Value

The value representing the dimension measurement

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes