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Creates a new subnet group.

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See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--subnet-group-name <value>
[--description <value>]
--subnet-ids <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--subnet-group-name (string)

A name for the subnet group. This value is stored as a lowercase string.

--description (string)

A description for the subnet group

--subnet-ids (list)

A list of VPC subnet IDs for the subnet group.



"string" "string" ...

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.



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To create a DAX subnet group

The following create-subnet-group example creates a subnet group with the specified settings.

aws dax create-subnet-group \
    --subnet-group-name daxSubnetGroup \
    --subnet-ids subnet-11111111 subnet-22222222


    "SubnetGroup": {
        "SubnetGroupName": "daxSubnetGroup",
        "VpcId": "vpc-05a1fa8e00c325226",
        "Subnets": [
                "SubnetIdentifier": "subnet-11111111",
                "SubnetAvailabilityZone": "us-west-2b"
                "SubnetIdentifier": "subnet-22222222",
                "SubnetAvailabilityZone": "us-west-2c"

For more information, see Step 2: Create a Subnet Group in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.


SubnetGroup -> (structure)

Represents the output of a CreateSubnetGroup operation.

SubnetGroupName -> (string)

The name of the subnet group.

Description -> (string)

The description of the subnet group.

VpcId -> (string)

The Amazon Virtual Private Cloud identifier (VPC ID) of the subnet group.

Subnets -> (list)

A list of subnets associated with the subnet group.


Represents the subnet associated with a DAX cluster. This parameter refers to subnets defined in Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) and used with DAX.

SubnetIdentifier -> (string)

The system-assigned identifier for the subnet.

SubnetAvailabilityZone -> (string)

The Availability Zone (AZ) for the subnet.