AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a new direct connect gateway. A direct connect gateway is an intermediate object that enables you to connect a set of virtual interfaces and virtual private gateways. direct connect gateways are global and visible in any AWS region after they are created. The virtual interfaces and virtual private gateways that are connected through a direct connect gateway can be in different regions. This enables you to connect to a VPC in any region, regardless of the region in which the virtual interfaces are located, and pass traffic between them.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateDirectConnectGatewayAsync.

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


public virtual CreateDirectConnectGatewayResponse CreateDirectConnectGateway(
         CreateDirectConnectGatewayRequest request
Type: Amazon.DirectConnect.Model.CreateDirectConnectGatewayRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateDirectConnectGateway service method.

Return Value
The response from the CreateDirectConnectGateway service method, as returned by DirectConnect.


DirectConnectClientException The API was called with invalid parameters. The error message will contain additional details about the cause.
DirectConnectServerException A server-side error occurred during the API call. The error message will contain additional details about the cause.

Version Information

.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

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