AWS::Location::PlaceIndex - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::Location::PlaceIndex

The AWS::Location::PlaceIndex resource specifies a place index resource in your AWS account, which supports Places functions with geospatial data sourced from your chosen data provider.

Syntax

To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:

JSON

{ "Type" : "AWS::Location::PlaceIndex", "Properties" : { "DataSource" : String, "DataSourceConfiguration" : DataSourceConfiguration, "Description" : String, "IndexName" : String, "PricingPlan" : String } }

YAML

Type: AWS::Location::PlaceIndex Properties: DataSource: String DataSourceConfiguration: DataSourceConfiguration Description: String IndexName: String PricingPlan: String

Properties

DataSource

Specifies the data provider of geospatial data.

Note

This field is case-sensitive. Enter the valid values as shown. For example, entering HERE will return an error.

Valid values include:

  • Esri

  • Here

    Important

    Place index resources using HERE as a data provider can't be used to store results for locations in Japan. For more information, see the AWS Service Terms for Amazon Location Service.

For additional details on data providers, see the Amazon Location Service data providers page.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement

DataSourceConfiguration

Specifies the data storage option for requesting Places.

Required: No

Type: DataSourceConfiguration

Update requires: Replacement

Description

The optional description for the place index resource.

Required: No

Type: String

Minimum: 0

Maximum: 1000

Update requires: Replacement

IndexName

The name of the place index resource.

Requirements:

  • Contain only alphanumeric characters (A–Z, a–z, 0–9), hyphens (-), periods (.), and underscores (_).

  • Must be a unique place index resource name.

  • No spaces allowed. For example, ExamplePlaceIndex.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 100

Pattern: ^[-._\w]+$

Update requires: Replacement

PricingPlan

No longer used. If included, the only allowed value is RequestBasedUsage.

Allowed Values: RequestBasedUsage

Required: No

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement

Return values

Ref

When you pass the logical ID of this resource to the intrinsic Ref function, Ref returns the PlaceIndex name.

For more information about using the Ref function, see Ref.

Fn::GetAtt

The Fn::GetAtt intrinsic function returns a value for a specified attribute of this type. The following are the available attributes and sample return values.

For more information about using the Fn::GetAtt intrinsic function, see Fn::GetAtt.

Arn

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) for the place index resource. Used to specify a resource across AWS.

  • Format example: arn:aws:geo:region:account-id:place-index/ExamplePlaceIndex

CreateTime

The timestamp for when the place index resource was created in ISO 8601 format: YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss.sssZ.

IndexArn

Synonym for Arn. The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) for the place index resource. Used to specify a resource across AWS.

  • Format example: arn:aws:geo:region:account-id:place-index/ExamplePlaceIndex

UpdateTime

The timestamp for when the place index resource was last updated in ISO 8601 format: YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss.sssZ.