AWS Application Discovery Service
API Reference (API Version 2015-11-01)

StartContinuousExport

Start the continuous flow of agent's discovered data into Amazon Athena.

Response Syntax

{ "dataSource": "string", "exportId": "string", "s3Bucket": "string", "schemaStorageConfig": { "string" : "string" }, "startTime": number }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

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

dataSource

The type of data collector used to gather this data (currently only offered for AGENT).

Type: String

Valid Values: AGENT

exportId

The unique ID assigned to this export.

Type: String

s3Bucket

The name of the s3 bucket where the export data parquet files are stored.

Type: String

schemaStorageConfig

A dictionary which describes how the data is stored.

  • databaseName - the name of the Glue database used to store the schema.

Type: String to string map

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 252.

startTime

The timestamp representing when the continuous export was started.

Type: Timestamp

Errors

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

AuthorizationErrorException

The AWS user account does not have permission to perform the action. Check the IAM policy associated with this account.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ConflictErrorException

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidParameterException

One or more parameters are not valid. Verify the parameters and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidParameterValueException

The value of one or more parameters are either invalid or out of range. Verify the parameter values and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400

OperationNotPermittedException

This operation is not permitted.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ResourceInUseException

HTTP Status Code: 400

ServerInternalErrorException

The server experienced an internal error. Try again.

HTTP Status Code: 500

Example

Start a continuous export

The following example shows the response of starting a continuous export.

Sample Response

{ "startTime": 1531247730.19, "dataSource": "AGENT", "schemaStorageConfig": { "databaseName": "application_discovery_service_database" }, "exportId": "continuous-export-181b77c3-7jf3-4610-924e-7acafe5bbc59", "s3Bucket": "aws-application-discovery-service-92costafer5c9vn0qjane94mi" }

See Also

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