CreateApplication - AWS AppConfig

CreateApplication

An application in AppConfig is a logical unit of code that provides capabilities for your customers. For example, an application can be a microservice that runs on Amazon EC2 instances, a mobile application installed by your users, a serverless application using Amazon API Gateway and AWS Lambda, or any system you run on behalf of others.

Request Syntax

POST /applications HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "Description": "string", "Name": "string", "Tags": { "string" : "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

Description

A description of the application.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1024.

Required: No

Name

A name for the application.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Required: Yes

Tags

Metadata to assign to the application. Tags help organize and categorize your AppConfig resources. Each tag consists of a key and an optional value, both of which you define.

Type: String to string map

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Value Length Constraints: Maximum length of 256.

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 201 Content-type: application/json { "Description": "string", "Id": "string", "Name": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 201 response.

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

Description

The description of the application.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1024.

Id

The application ID.

Type: String

Pattern: [a-z0-9]{4,7}

Name

The application name.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Errors

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

BadRequestException

The input fails to satisfy the constraints specified by an AWS service.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InternalServerException

There was an internal failure in the AppConfig service.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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