CreateExtendedSourceServer - AWS Elastic Disaster Recovery


Create an extended source server in the target Account based on the source server in staging account.

Request Syntax

POST /CreateExtendedSourceServer HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "sourceServerArn": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


This defines the ARN of the source server in staging Account based on which you want to create an extended source server.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 20. Maximum length of 2048.

Pattern: ^arn:(?:[0-9a-zA-Z_-]+:){3}([0-9]{12,}):source-server/(s-[0-9a-zA-Z]{17})$

Required: Yes


A list of tags associated with the extended source server.

Type: String to string map

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 256.

Value Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 256.

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 201 Content-type: application/json { "sourceServer": { "arn": "string", "dataReplicationInfo": { "dataReplicationError": { "error": "string", "rawError": "string" }, "dataReplicationInitiation": { "nextAttemptDateTime": "string", "startDateTime": "string", "steps": [ { "name": "string", "status": "string" } ] }, "dataReplicationState": "string", "etaDateTime": "string", "lagDuration": "string", "replicatedDisks": [ { "backloggedStorageBytes": number, "deviceName": "string", "replicatedStorageBytes": number, "rescannedStorageBytes": number, "totalStorageBytes": number } ], "stagingAvailabilityZone": "string" }, "lastLaunchResult": "string", "lifeCycle": { "addedToServiceDateTime": "string", "elapsedReplicationDuration": "string", "firstByteDateTime": "string", "lastLaunch": { "initiated": { "apiCallDateTime": "string", "jobID": "string", "type": "string" }, "status": "string" }, "lastSeenByServiceDateTime": "string" }, "recoveryInstanceId": "string", "replicationDirection": "string", "reversedDirectionSourceServerArn": "string", "sourceCloudProperties": { "originAccountID": "string", "originAvailabilityZone": "string", "originRegion": "string" }, "sourceNetworkID": "string", "sourceProperties": { "cpus": [ { "cores": number, "modelName": "string" } ], "disks": [ { "bytes": number, "deviceName": "string" } ], "identificationHints": { "awsInstanceID": "string", "fqdn": "string", "hostname": "string", "vmWareUuid": "string" }, "lastUpdatedDateTime": "string", "networkInterfaces": [ { "ips": [ "string" ], "isPrimary": boolean, "macAddress": "string" } ], "os": { "fullString": "string" }, "ramBytes": number, "recommendedInstanceType": "string", "supportsNitroInstances": boolean }, "sourceServerID": "string", "stagingArea": { "errorMessage": "string", "stagingAccountID": "string", "stagingSourceServerArn": "string", "status": "string" }, "tags": { "string" : "string" } } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 201 response.

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


Created extended source server.

Type: SourceServer object


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


You do not have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The resource for this operation was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request could not be completed because its exceeded the service quota.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The account performing the request has not been initialized.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The input fails to satisfy the constraints specified by the AWS service.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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