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User Guide

First time using the AWS CLI? See the User Guide for help getting started.

Note: You are viewing the documentation for an older major version of the AWS CLI (version 1).

AWS CLI version 2, the latest major version of AWS CLI, is now stable and recommended for general use. To view this page for the AWS CLI version 2, click here. For more information see the AWS CLI version 2 installation instructions and migration guide.

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Product update

As of March 31, 2022, Amazon Web Services will discontinue Server Migration Service (Amazon Web Services SMS). Going forward, we recommend Amazon Web Services Application Migration Service (Amazon Web Services MGN) as the primary migration service for lift-and-shift migrations.

You can initiate new migration jobs in Server Migration Service until January 1, 2022. Complete these active migration projects by March 31, 2022. For more information, see When to Choose AWS Application Migration Service .

Server Migration Service (Server Migration Service) makes it easier and faster for you to migrate your on-premises workloads to Amazon Web Services. To learn more about Server Migration Service, see the following resources: