Amazon Kinesis Analytics
kinesisanalytics (API Version 2018-05-23)

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Starts the specified Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics application. After creating an application, you must exclusively call this operation to start your application.

Request Syntax

{ "ApplicationName": "string", "RunConfiguration": { "ApplicationRestoreConfiguration": { "ApplicationRestoreType": "string", "SnapshotName": "string" }, "SqlRunConfigurations": [ { "InputId": "string", "InputStartingPositionConfiguration": { "InputStartingPosition": "string" } } ] } }

Request Parameters

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the application.

Type: String

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

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9_.-]+

Required: Yes


Identifies the run configuration (start parameters) of a Kinesis Data Analytics application.

Type: RunConfiguration object

Required: Yes

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.



The user-provided application configuration is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified input parameter value is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request JSON is not valid for the operation.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The application is not available for this operation.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Specified application can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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