Using the API - Amazon Timestream

Using the API

In addition to the SDKs, Amazon Timestream for LiveAnalytics provides direct REST API access via the endpoint discovery pattern. The endpoint discovery pattern is described below, along with its use cases.

The endpoint discovery pattern

Because Timestream Live Analytics's SDKs are designed to transparently work with the service's architecture, including the management and mapping of the service endpoints, it is recommended that you use the SDKs for most applications. However, there are a few instances where use of the Timestream for LiveAnalytics REST API endpoint discovery pattern is necessary:

This section includes information on how the endpoint discovery pattern works, how to implement the endpoint discovery pattern, and usage notes. Select a topic below to learn more.