AWS Database Migration Service
API Reference (API Version 2016-01-01)


Reboots a replication instance. Rebooting results in a momentary outage, until the replication instance becomes available again.

Request Syntax

{ "ForceFailover": boolean, "ReplicationInstanceArn": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


If this parameter is true, the reboot is conducted through a Multi-AZ failover. (If the instance isn't configured for Multi-AZ, then you can't specify true.)

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the replication instance.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "ReplicationInstance": { "AllocatedStorage": number, "AutoMinorVersionUpgrade": boolean, "AvailabilityZone": "string", "EngineVersion": "string", "FreeUntil": number, "InstanceCreateTime": number, "KmsKeyId": "string", "MultiAZ": boolean, "PendingModifiedValues": { "AllocatedStorage": number, "EngineVersion": "string", "MultiAZ": boolean, "ReplicationInstanceClass": "string" }, "PreferredMaintenanceWindow": "string", "PubliclyAccessible": boolean, "ReplicationInstanceArn": "string", "ReplicationInstanceClass": "string", "ReplicationInstanceIdentifier": "string", "ReplicationInstancePrivateIpAddress": "string", "ReplicationInstancePrivateIpAddresses": [ "string" ], "ReplicationInstancePublicIpAddress": "string", "ReplicationInstancePublicIpAddresses": [ "string" ], "ReplicationInstanceStatus": "string", "ReplicationSubnetGroup": { "ReplicationSubnetGroupDescription": "string", "ReplicationSubnetGroupIdentifier": "string", "SubnetGroupStatus": "string", "Subnets": [ { "SubnetAvailabilityZone": { "Name": "string" }, "SubnetIdentifier": "string", "SubnetStatus": "string" } ], "VpcId": "string" }, "SecondaryAvailabilityZone": "string", "VpcSecurityGroups": [ { "Status": "string", "VpcSecurityGroupId": "string" } ] } }

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.


The replication instance that is being rebooted.

Type: ReplicationInstance object


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


The resource is in a state that prevents it from being used for database migration.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The resource could not be found.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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