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Amazon Kinesis Firehose API Reference
API Reference (API Version 2015-08-04)

BufferingHints

Describes hints for the buffering to perform before delivering data to the destination. Please note that these options are treated as hints, and therefore Kinesis Firehose may choose to use different values when it is optimal.

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IntervalInSeconds

Buffer incoming data for the specified period of time, in seconds, before delivering it to the destination. The default value is 300.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 60. Maximum value of 900.

Required: No

SizeInMBs

Buffer incoming data to the specified size, in MBs, before delivering it to the destination. The default value is 5.

We recommend setting this parameter to a value greater than the amount of data you typically ingest into the delivery stream in 10 seconds. For example, if you typically ingest data at 1 MB/sec, the value should be 10 MB or higher.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 128.

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following:

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