You specify and control the number of shards that a stream is composed of. Each shard can support reads up to 5 transactions per second, up to a maximum data read total of 2 MB per second. Each shard can support writes up to 1,000 records per second, up to a maximum data write total of 1 MB per second. You can add shards to a stream if the amount of data input increases and you can remove shards if the amount of data input decreases.
The stream name identifies the stream. The name is scoped to the AWS account used by the application. It is also scoped by region. That is, two streams in two different accounts can have the same name, and two streams in the same account, but in two different regions, can have the same name.
CreateStream is an asynchronous operation. Upon receiving a
request, Amazon Kinesis immediately returns and sets the stream status to
After the stream is created, Amazon Kinesis sets the stream status to
You should perform read and write operations only on an
You receive a
LimitExceededException when making a
request if you try to do one of the following:
CREATINGstate at any point in time.
You can use
DescribeStream to check the stream status, which is returned
CreateStream has a limit of 5 transactions per second per account.
Version: (assembly version)
public virtual CreateStreamResponse CreateStream( CreateStreamRequest request )
Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateStream service method.
|InvalidArgumentException||A specified parameter exceeds its restrictions, is not supported, or can't be used. For more information, see the returned message.|
|LimitExceededException||The requested resource exceeds the maximum number allowed, or the number of concurrent stream requests exceeds the maximum number allowed (5).|
|ResourceInUseException||The resource is not available for this operation. For successful operation, the resource needs to be in the ACTIVE state.|
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5