SpotMarketOptions - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud

SpotMarketOptions

The options for Spot Instances.

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BlockDurationMinutes

Deprecated.

Type: Integer

Required: No

InstanceInterruptionBehavior

The behavior when a Spot Instance is interrupted. The default is terminate.

Type: String

Valid Values: hibernate | stop | terminate

Required: No

MaxPrice

The maximum hourly price you're willing to pay for the Spot Instances. The default is the On-Demand price.

Type: String

Required: No

SpotInstanceType

The Spot Instance request type. For RunInstances, persistent Spot Instance requests are only supported when the instance interruption behavior is either hibernate or stop.

Type: String

Valid Values: one-time | persistent

Required: No

ValidUntil

The end date of the request, in UTC format (YYYY-MM-DDTHH:MM:SSZ). Supported only for persistent requests.

  • For a persistent request, the request remains active until the ValidUntil date and time is reached. Otherwise, the request remains active until you cancel it.

  • For a one-time request, ValidUntil is not supported. The request remains active until all instances launch or you cancel the request.

Type: Timestamp

Required: No

See Also

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