DescribeInsight - Amazon EKS


Returns details about an insight that you specify using its ID.

Request Syntax

GET /clusters/name/insights/id HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the cluster to describe the insight for.

Required: Yes


The identity of the insight to describe.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "insight": { "additionalInfo": { "string" : "string" }, "category": "string", "categorySpecificSummary": { "deprecationDetails": [ { "clientStats": [ { "lastRequestTime": number, "numberOfRequestsLast30Days": number, "userAgent": "string" } ], "replacedWith": "string", "startServingReplacementVersion": "string", "stopServingVersion": "string", "usage": "string" } ] }, "description": "string", "id": "string", "insightStatus": { "reason": "string", "status": "string" }, "kubernetesVersion": "string", "lastRefreshTime": number, "lastTransitionTime": number, "name": "string", "recommendation": "string", "resources": [ { "arn": "string", "insightStatus": { "reason": "string", "status": "string" }, "kubernetesResourceUri": "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 full description of the insight.

Type: Insight object


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


The specified parameter is invalid. Review the available parameters for the API request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request is invalid given the state of the cluster. Check the state of the cluster and the associated operations.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource could not be found. You can view your available clusters with ListClusters. You can view your available managed node groups with ListNodegroups. Amazon EKS clusters and node groups are AWS Region specific.

HTTP Status Code: 404


These errors are usually caused by a server-side issue.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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