Sites - Amazon VPC

Sites

You can represent your on-premises network in your global network through sites, devices, and links. For more information, see Define and associate your on-premises network. You then associate a device with a site and one or more links.

A site is created for a specific global network and cannot be shared with other global networks.

Create a site

Create a site to represent the physical location of your network. The location information is used for visualization in the Network Manager console.

To create a site

  1. Access the Network Manager console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/networkmanager/home/.

  2. Under Connectivity, choose Global Networks.

  3. On the Global networks page, choose the global network ID.

  4. In the navigation pane, choose Sites. Choose Create site.

  5. For Name and Description, enter a name and description for the site.

  6. For Address, enter the physical address of the site, for example, New York, NY 10004.

  7. For Latitude, enter the latitude coordinates for the site, for example, 40.7128.

  8. For Longitude, enter the longitude coordinates for the site, for example, -74.0060.

  9. Choose Create site.

Creating and viewing a site using the AWS CLI

Use the following commands:

Update a site

You can update the details of your site, including the description, address, latitude, and longitude.

To update a site

  1. Access the Network Manager console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/networkmanager/home/.

  2. Under Connectivity, choose Global Networks.

  3. On the Global networks page, choose the global network ID.

  4. In the navigation pane, choose Sites, and select your site.

  5. Choose Edit.

  6. Update the description, address, latitude, longitude, and tags as needed.

  7. Choose Edit site.

Updating a site using the AWS CLI

Use the update-site command.

Delete a site

If you no longer need a site, you can delete it. You must first disassociate the site from any devices and delete any links for the site.

To delete a site

  1. Access the Network Manager console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/networkmanager/home/.

  2. Under Connectivity, choose Global Networks.

  3. On the Global networks page, choose the global network ID.

  4. In the navigation pane, choose Sites.

  5. Select the site and choose Delete.

  6. In the confirmation dialog box, choose Delete.

Deleting a site using the AWS CLI

Use the delete-site command.