CreateDataSetImportTask - AWS Mainframe Modernization


Starts a data set import task for a specific application.

Request Syntax

POST /applications/applicationId/dataset-import-task HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "clientToken": "string", "importConfig": { ... } }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The unique identifier of the application for which you want to import data sets.

Pattern: ^\S{1,80}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


Unique, case-sensitive identifier you provide to ensure the idempotency of the request to create a data set import. The service generates the clientToken when the API call is triggered. The token expires after one hour, so if you retry the API within this timeframe with the same clientToken, you will get the same response. The service also handles deleting the clientToken after it expires.

Type: String

Required: No


The data set import task configuration.

Type: DataSetImportConfig object

Note: This object is a Union. Only one member of this object can be specified or returned.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "taskId": "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 task identifier. This operation is asynchronous. Use this identifier with the GetDataSetImportTask operation to obtain the status of this task.

Type: String

Pattern: ^\S{1,80}$


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


The account or role doesn't have the right permissions to make the request.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The parameters provided in the request conflict with existing resources.

HTTP Status Code: 409


An unexpected error occurred during the processing of the request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The specified resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


One or more quotas for AWS Mainframe Modernization exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The number of requests made exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 429


One or more parameters provided in the request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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