AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreatePlacementGroup operation. Creates a placement group that you launch cluster instances into. Give the group a name that's unique within the scope of your account.

For more information about placement groups and cluster instances, see Cluster Instances in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud User Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.EC2.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class CreatePlacementGroupRequest : AmazonEC2Request

The CreatePlacementGroupRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreatePlacementGroupRequest()

Empty constructor used to set properties independently even when a simple constructor is available

Public Method CreatePlacementGroupRequest(string, PlacementStrategy)

Instantiates CreatePlacementGroupRequest with the parameterized properties


Public Property GroupName System.String

Gets and sets the property GroupName.

A name for the placement group.

Constraints: Up to 255 ASCII characters

Public Property Strategy Amazon.EC2.PlacementStrategy

Gets and sets the property Strategy.

The placement strategy.


This example creates a placement group with the specified name.

To create a placement group

var response = client.CreatePlacementGroup(new CreatePlacementGroupRequest 
    GroupName = "my-cluster",
    Strategy = "cluster"


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms