regions_and_availability.go - AWS Code Sample


Retrieves details about AWS Regions and Availability Zones.

/* Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the License is located at This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ package main import ( "fmt" "" "" ) // Usage: // go run main.go func main() { // Load session from shared config sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) // Create new EC2 client svc := ec2.New(sess) // Retrieves all regions/endpoints that work with EC2 resultRegions, err := svc.DescribeRegions(nil) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Error", err) return } fmt.Println("Success", resultRegions.Regions) // Retrieves availability zones only for region of the ec2 service object resultAvalZones, err := svc.DescribeAvailabilityZones(nil) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Error", err) return } fmt.Println("Success", resultAvalZones.AvailabilityZones) }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example