EC2 AMI
Amazon Machine Image

Resource Type

AWS.EC2.AMI

Resource ID Format

For EC2 AMIs, the resource ID is the ARN.
arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:123456789012:image/ami-1

Background

EC2 AMIs contain information required to launch an instance.

Fields

Field
Type
Description
Architecture
String
The architecture of the image.
BlockDeviceMappings
List
Any block device mapping entries.
Description
String
The description of the AMI that was provided during image creation.
EnaSupport
Boolean
Hypervisor
String
The hypervisor type of the image.
ImageLocation
String
The location of the AMI.
ImageOwnerAlias
String
The AWS account alias or the AWS account ID of the AMI owner
ImageType
String
The type of image.
KernelId
String
The kernel associated with the image,
OwnerId
String
The AWS account ID of the image owner.
Platform
String
The instance operating system.
ProductCodes
List
Any product codes associated with the AMI.
Public
Boolean
Indicates whether the image has public launch permissions
RamdiskId
String
The RAM disk associated with the image.
RootDeviceName
String
The device name of the root device volume (for example, /dev/sda1).
RootDeviceType
String
The type of root device used by the AMI.
SriovNetSupport
String
Whether enhanced networking with the Intel 82599 Virtual Function interface is enabled.
State
String
The current state of the AMI. If the state is available, the image is successfully registered and can be used to launch an instance
StateReason
Map
The reason for the state change.
VirtualizationType
String
The type of virtualization of the AMI.
{
"AccountId": "123456789012",
"Architecture": "x86_64",
"Arn": "arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:123456789012:image/ami-1",
"BlockDeviceMappings": [
{
"DeviceName": "/dev/xvda",
"Ebs": {
"DeleteOnTermination": true,
"Encrypted": false,
"Iops": null,
"KmsKeyId": null,
"SnapshotId": "snap-1",
"VolumeSize": 8,
"VolumeType": "gp2"
},
"NoDevice": null,
"VirtualName": null
}
],
"Description": "Image Description",
"EnaSupport": true,
"Hypervisor": "xen",
"Id": "ami-1",
"ImageLocation": "amazon/amzn-ami.1",
"ImageOwnerAlias": "amazon",
"ImageType": "machine",
"KernelId": null,
"Name": "amzn-ami.1",
"OwnerId": "123456789012",
"Platform": null,
"ProductCodes": null,
"Public": true,
"RamdiskId": null,
"Region": "us-west-2",
"ResourceId": "arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:123456789012:image/ami-1",
"ResourceType": "AWS.EC2.AMI",
"RootDeviceName": "/dev/xvda",
"RootDeviceType": "ebs",
"SriovNetSupport": "simple",
"State": "available",
"StateReason": null,
"Tags": null,
"TimeCreated": "2019-01-01T00:00:00.000Z",
"VirtualizationType": "hvm"
}
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