AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the GetDimensionValues operation. Retrieves all available filter values for a specified filter over a period of time. You can search the dimension values for an arbitrary string.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
  Amazon.Runtime.AmazonWebServiceRequest
    Amazon.CostExplorer.AmazonCostExplorerRequest
      Amazon.CostExplorer.Model.GetDimensionValuesRequest

Namespace: Amazon.CostExplorer.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.CostExplorer.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public class GetDimensionValuesRequest : AmazonCostExplorerRequest
         IAmazonWebServiceRequest

The GetDimensionValuesRequest type exposes the following members

Constructors

NameDescription
Public Method GetDimensionValuesRequest()

Properties

NameTypeDescription
Public Property Context Amazon.CostExplorer.Context

Gets and sets the property Context.

The context for the call to GetDimensionValues. This can be RESERVATIONS or COST_AND_USAGE. The default value is COST_AND_USAGE. If the context is set to RESERVATIONS, the resulting dimension values can be used in the GetReservationUtilization operation. If the context is set to COST_AND_USAGE the resulting dimension values can be used in the GetCostAndUsage operation.

If you set the context to COST_AND_USAGE, you can use the following dimensions for searching:

  • AZ - The Availability Zone. An example is us-east-1a.

  • DATABASE_ENGINE - The Amazon Relational Database Service database. Examples are Aurora or MySQL.

  • INSTANCE_TYPE - The type of EC2 instance. An example is m4.xlarge.

  • LEGAL_ENTITY_NAME - The name of the organization that sells you AWS services, such as Amazon Web Services.

  • LINKED_ACCOUNT - The description in the attribute map that includes the full name of the member account. The value field contains the AWS ID of the member account.

  • OPERATING_SYSTEM - The operating system. Examples are Windows or Linux.

  • OPERATION - The action performed. Examples include RunInstance and CreateBucket.

  • PLATFORM - The EC2 operating system. Examples are Windows or Linux.

  • PURCHASE_TYPE - The reservation type of the purchase to which this usage is related. Examples include On-Demand Instances and Standard Reserved Instances.

  • SERVICE - The AWS service such as Amazon DynamoDB.

  • USAGE_TYPE - The type of usage. An example is DataTransfer-In-Bytes. The response for the GetDimensionValues operation includes a unit attribute. Examples include GB and Hrs.

  • USAGE_TYPE_GROUP - The grouping of common usage types. An example is EC2: CloudWatch – Alarms. The response for this operation includes a unit attribute.

  • RECORD_TYPE - The different types of charges such as RI fees, usage costs, tax refunds, and credits.

If you set the context to RESERVATIONS, you can use the following dimensions for searching:

  • AZ - The Availability Zone. An example is us-east-1a.

  • CACHE_ENGINE - The Amazon ElastiCache operating system. Examples are Windows or Linux.

  • DEPLOYMENT_OPTION - The scope of Amazon Relational Database Service deployments. Valid values are SingleAZ and MultiAZ.

  • INSTANCE_TYPE - The type of EC2 instance. An example is m4.xlarge.

  • LINKED_ACCOUNT - The description in the attribute map that includes the full name of the member account. The value field contains the AWS ID of the member account.

  • PLATFORM - The EC2 operating system. Examples are Windows or Linux.

  • REGION - The AWS Region.

  • SCOPE (Utilization only) - The scope of a Reserved Instance (RI). Values are regional or a single Availability Zone.

  • TAG (Coverage only) - The tags that are associated with a Reserved Instance (RI).

  • TENANCY - The tenancy of a resource. Examples are shared or dedicated.

Public Property Dimension Amazon.CostExplorer.Dimension

Gets and sets the property Dimension.

The name of the dimension. Each Dimension is available for different a Context. For more information, see Context.

Public Property NextPageToken System.String

Gets and sets the property NextPageToken.

The token to retrieve the next set of results. AWS provides the token when the response from a previous call has more results than the maximum page size.

Public Property SearchString System.String

Gets and sets the property SearchString.

The value that you want to search the filter values for.

Public Property TimePeriod Amazon.CostExplorer.Model.DateInterval

Gets and sets the property TimePeriod.

The start and end dates for retrieving the dimension values. The start date is inclusive, but the end date is exclusive. For example, if start is 2017-01-01 and end is 2017-05-01, then the cost and usage data is retrieved from 2017-01-01 up to and including 2017-04-30 but not including 2017-05-01.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms