Amazon CloudWatch Events
API Reference (API Version 2015-10-07)


Represents an event to be submitted.



A valid JSON string. There is no other schema imposed. The JSON string may contain fields and nested subobjects.

Type: String

Required: No


Free-form string used to decide what fields to expect in the event detail.

Type: String

Required: No


AWS resources, identified by Amazon Resource Name (ARN), which the event primarily concerns. Any number, including zero, may be present.

Type: Array of strings

Required: No


The source of the event. This field is required.

Type: String

Required: No


The time stamp of the event, per RFC3339. If no time stamp is provided, the time stamp of the PutEvents call is used.

Type: Timestamp

Required: No

See Also

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

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