CreateVpcLink - Amazon API Gateway

CreateVpcLink

Creates a VPC link, under the caller's account in a selected region, in an asynchronous operation that typically takes 2-4 minutes to complete and become operational. The caller must have permissions to create and update VPC Endpoint services.

POST /vpclinks HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "description": "string", "name": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "targetArns": [ "string" ] }

The request does not use any URI parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

description

The description of the VPC link.

Type: String

Required: No

name

The name used to label and identify the VPC link.

Type: String

Required: Yes

tags

The key-value map of strings. The valid character set is [a-zA-Z+-=._:/]. The tag key can be up to 128 characters and must not start with aws:. The tag value can be up to 256 characters.

Type: String to string map

Required: No

targetArns

The ARN of the network load balancer of the VPC targeted by the VPC link. The network load balancer must be owned by the same AWS account of the API owner.

Type: Array of strings

Required: Yes

HTTP/1.1 202 Content-type: application/json { "description": "string", "id": "string", "name": "string", "status": "string", "statusMessage": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "targetArns": [ "string" ] }

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 202 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

description

The description of the VPC link.

Type: String

id

The identifier of the VpcLink. It is used in an Integration to reference this VpcLink.

Type: String

name

The name used to label and identify the VPC link.

Type: String

status

The status of the VPC link. The valid values are AVAILABLE, PENDING, DELETING, or FAILED. Deploying an API will wait if the status is PENDING and will fail if the status is DELETING.

Type: String

Valid Values: AVAILABLE | PENDING | DELETING | FAILED

statusMessage

A description about the VPC link status.

Type: String

tags

The collection of tags. Each tag element is associated with a given resource.

Type: String to string map

targetArns

The ARN of the network load balancer of the VPC targeted by the VPC link. The network load balancer must be owned by the same AWS account of the API owner.

Type: Array of strings

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

BadRequestException

The submitted request is not valid, for example, the input is incomplete or incorrect. See the accompanying error message for details.

HTTP Status Code: 400

TooManyRequestsException

The request has reached its throttling limit. Retry after the specified time period.

HTTP Status Code: 429

UnauthorizedException

The request is denied because the caller has insufficient permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 401

This example illustrates one usage of CreateVpcLink.

POST /vpclinks HTTP/1.1 Content-Type: application/json Host: apigateway.us-eas-t.amazonaws.com Content-Length: ... X-Amz-Date: 20160801T235803Z Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential={access_key_ID}/20160801/ap-southeast-1/apigateway/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-length;content-type;host;x-amz-date, Signature={sigv4_hash} { "name":"my-test-vpc-link", "targetArns": ["arn:aws:elasticloadbalancing:us-east-1:123456789012:loadbalancer/net/my-vpclink-test-nlb/1f8df693cd094a72"] }
{ "id": "gim7c3", "name": "my-test-vpc-link", "status": "PENDING", "targetArns": "arn:aws:elasticloadbalancing:us-east-1:123456789012:loadbalancer/net/my-vpclink-test-nlb/1f8df693cd094a72" }

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