AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Writes a single data record into an Amazon Kinesis Firehose delivery stream. To write multiple data records into a delivery stream, use PutRecordBatch. Applications using these operations are referred to as producers.

By default, each delivery stream can take in up to 2,000 transactions per second, 5,000 records per second, or 5 MB per second. Note that if you use PutRecord and PutRecordBatch, the limits are an aggregate across these two operations for each delivery stream. For more information about limits and how to request an increase, see Amazon Kinesis Firehose Limits.

You must specify the name of the delivery stream and the data record when using PutRecord. The data record consists of a data blob that can be up to 1,000 KB in size, and any kind of data, for example, a segment from a log file, geographic location data, website clickstream data, and so on.

Kinesis Firehose buffers records before delivering them to the destination. To disambiguate the data blobs at the destination, a common solution is to use delimiters in the data, such as a newline (\n) or some other character unique within the data. This allows the consumer application to parse individual data items when reading the data from the destination.

The PutRecord operation returns a RecordId, which is a unique string assigned to each record. Producer applications can use this ID for purposes such as auditability and investigation.

If the PutRecord operation throws a ServiceUnavailableException, back off and retry. If the exception persists, it is possible that the throughput limits have been exceeded for the delivery stream.

Data records sent to Kinesis Firehose are stored for 24 hours from the time they are added to a delivery stream as it attempts to send the records to the destination. If the destination is unreachable for more than 24 hours, the data is no longer available.

Note:

For PCL and Unity this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to PutRecordAsync.

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

Syntax

C#
public virtual PutRecordResponse PutRecord(
         PutRecordRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.KinesisFirehose.Model.PutRecordRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the PutRecord service method.

Return Value
The response from the PutRecord service method, as returned by KinesisFirehose.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
InvalidArgumentException The specified input parameter has a value that is not valid.
ResourceNotFoundException The specified resource could not be found.
ServiceUnavailableException The service is unavailable, back off and retry the operation. If you continue to see the exception, throughput limits for the delivery stream may have been exceeded. For more information about limits and how to request an increase, see Amazon Kinesis Firehose Limits.

Version Information

.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

Unity:
Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

See Also