UpdateExperimentTemplate - AWS Fault Injection Simulator


Updates the specified experiment template.

Request Syntax

PATCH /experimentTemplates/id HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "actions": { "string" : { "actionId": "string", "description": "string", "parameters": { "string" : "string" }, "startAfter": [ "string" ], "targets": { "string" : "string" } } }, "description": "string", "roleArn": "string", "stopConditions": [ { "source": "string", "value": "string" } ], "targets": { "string" : { "filters": [ { "path": "string", "values": [ "string" ] } ], "resourceArns": [ "string" ], "resourceTags": { "string" : "string" }, "resourceType": "string", "selectionMode": "string" } } }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The ID of the experiment template.

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: [\S]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The actions for the experiment.

Type: String to UpdateExperimentTemplateActionInputItem object map

Key Length Constraints: Maximum length of 64.

Key Pattern: [\S]+

Required: No


A description for the template.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 512.

Pattern: [\s\S]+

Required: No


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of an IAM role that grants the AWS FIS service permission to perform service actions on your behalf.

Type: String

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

Pattern: [\S]+

Required: No


The stop conditions for the experiment.

Type: Array of UpdateExperimentTemplateStopConditionInput objects

Required: No


The targets for the experiment.

Type: String to UpdateExperimentTemplateTargetInput object map

Key Length Constraints: Maximum length of 64.

Key Pattern: [\S]+

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "experimentTemplate": { "actions": { "string" : { "actionId": "string", "description": "string", "parameters": { "string" : "string" }, "startAfter": [ "string" ], "targets": { "string" : "string" } } }, "creationTime": number, "description": "string", "id": "string", "lastUpdateTime": number, "roleArn": "string", "stopConditions": [ { "source": "string", "value": "string" } ], "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "targets": { "string" : { "filters": [ { "path": "string", "values": [ "string" ] } ], "resourceArns": [ "string" ], "resourceTags": { "string" : "string" }, "resourceType": "string", "selectionMode": "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.


Information about the experiment template.

Type: ExperimentTemplate object


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


The specified resource cannot be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


You have exceeded your service quota.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The specified input is not valid, or fails to satisfy the constraints for the request.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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