AWS IoT Analytics
AWS IoT Analytics Documentation (API Version 2017-11-27)

CreateDatastore

Creates a data store, which is a repository for messages.

Request Syntax

POST /datastores HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "datastoreName": "string", "retentionPeriod": { "numberOfDays": number, "unlimited": boolean }, "tags": [ { "key": "string", "value": "string" } ] }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

datastoreName

The name of the data store.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9_]+$

Required: Yes

retentionPeriod

How long, in days, message data is kept for the data store.

Type: RetentionPeriod object

Required: No

tags

Metadata which can be used to manage the data store.

Type: Array of Tag objects

Array Members: Minimum number of 1 item. Maximum number of 50 items.

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 201 Content-type: application/json { "datastoreArn": "string", "datastoreName": "string", "retentionPeriod": { "numberOfDays": number, "unlimited": boolean } }

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.

datastoreArn

The ARN of the data store.

Type: String

datastoreName

The name of the data store.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9_]+$

retentionPeriod

How long, in days, message data is kept for the data store.

Type: RetentionPeriod object

Errors

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

InternalFailureException

There was an internal failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500

InvalidRequestException

The request was not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

LimitExceededException

The command caused an internal limit to be exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 410

ResourceAlreadyExistsException

A resource with the same name already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 409

ServiceUnavailableException

The service is temporarily unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503

ThrottlingException

The request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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