AWS Storage Gateway Service
API Reference (API Version 2013-06-30)

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AssignTapePool

Assigns a tape to a tape pool for archiving. The tape assigned to a pool is archived in the S3 storage class that is associated with the pool. When you use your backup application to eject the tape, the tape is archived directly into the S3 storage class (Glacier or Deep Archive) that corresponds to the pool.

Valid values: "GLACIER", "DEEP_ARCHIVE"

Request Syntax

{ "PoolId": "string", "TapeARN": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

PoolId

The ID of the pool that you want to add your tape to for archiving. The tape in this pool is archived in the S3 storage class that is associated with the pool. When you use your backup application to eject the tape, the tape is archived directly into the storage class (Glacier or Deep Archive) that corresponds to the pool.

Valid values: "GLACIER", "DEEP_ARCHIVE"

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 100.

Required: Yes

TapeARN

The unique Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the virtual tape that you want to add to the tape pool.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 50. Maximum length of 500.

Pattern: ^arn:(aws|aws-cn|aws-us-gov):storagegateway:[a-z\-0-9]+:[0-9]+:tape\/[0-9A-Z]{7,16}$

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "TapeARN": "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.

TapeARN

The unique Amazon Resource Names (ARN) of the virtual tape that was added to the tape pool.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 50. Maximum length of 500.

Pattern: ^arn:(aws|aws-cn|aws-us-gov):storagegateway:[a-z\-0-9]+:[0-9]+:tape\/[0-9A-Z]{7,16}$

Errors

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

InternalServerError

An internal server error has occurred during the request. For more information, see the error and message fields.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidGatewayRequestException

An exception occurred because an invalid gateway request was issued to the service. For more information, see the error and message fields.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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