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Starts execution of a Step Functions state machine.



(Optional) A name will be given to the state machine execution consisting of this prefix followed by a UUID. Step Functions automatically creates a unique name for each state machine execution if one is not provided.

Type: String

Required: No


The ARN of the role that grants IoT permission to start execution of a state machine ("Action":"states:StartExecution").

Type: String

Required: Yes


The name of the Step Functions state machine whose execution will be started.

Type: String

Required: Yes

See Also

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