aws:executeStateMachine – Run an AWS Step Functions state machine - AWS Systems Manager

aws:executeStateMachine – Run an AWS Step Functions state machine

Runs an AWS Step Functions state machine.

Input

This action supports most parameters for the Step Functions StartExecution API action.

Required IAM permissions

  • states:DescribeExecution

  • states:StartExecution

  • states:StopExecution

Note

Currently, this action is only supported in the following AWS Regions:

  • us-west-2

  • us-east-1

  • us-east-2

  • eu-west-1

  • eu-west-2

  • eu-central-1

  • ap-northeast-1

  • ap-southeast-2

YAML
name: executeTheStateMachine action: aws:executeStateMachine inputs: stateMachineArn: StateMachine_ARN input: '{"parameters":"values"}' name: name
JSON
{ "name": "executeTheStateMachine", "action": "aws:executeStateMachine", "inputs": { "stateMachineArn": "StateMachine_ARN", "input": "{\"parameters\":\"values\"}", "name": "name" } }
stateMachineArn

The ARN of the Step Functions state machine.

Type: String

Required: Yes

name

The name of the execution.

Type: String

Required: No

input

A string that contains the JSON input data for the execution.

Type: String

Required: No