AWS Storage Gateway

AWS Storage Gateway

Flowoid allows you to automate repetitive tasks in AWS Storage Gateway. Connect AWS Storage Gateway with over 300 integrations and unlock its potential. No coding skills required.

Triggers

AWS Storage Gateway

New Cachedi SCSIVolume

Returns a description of the gateway volumes specified in the request. This operation is only supported in the cached volume gateway types. The list of gateway volumes in the request must be from one gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns volume information sorted by volume Amazon Resource Name (ARN).
AWS Storage Gateway

New Chap Credential

Returns an array of Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) credentials information for a specified iSCSI target, one for each target-initiator pair. This operation is supported in the volume and tape gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

New File Share

Gets a list of the file shares for a specific file gateway, or the list of file shares that belong to the calling user account. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Gateway

Lists gateways owned by an AWS account in an AWS Region specified in the request. The returned list is ordered by gateway Amazon Resource Name (ARN). By default, the operation returns a maximum of 100 gateways. This operation supports pagination that allows you to optionally reduce the number of gateways returned in a response. If you have more gateways than are returned in a response (that is, the response returns only a truncated list of your gateways), the response contains a marker that you...
AWS Storage Gateway

New Local Disk

Returns a list of the gateway's local disks. To specify which gateway to describe, you use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in the body of the request. The request returns a list of all disks, specifying which are configured as working storage, cache storage, or stored volume or not configured at all. The response includes a DiskStatus field. This field can have a value of present (the disk is available to use), missing (the disk is no longer connected to the gateway), or mismatch (...
AWS Storage Gateway

New NFSFile Share

Gets a description for one or more Network File System (NFS) file shares from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

New SMBFile Share

Gets a description for one or more Server Message Block (SMB) file shares from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Storedi SCSIVolume

Returns the description of the gateway volumes specified in the request. The list of gateway volumes in the request must be from one gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns volume information sorted by volume ARNs. This operation is only supported in stored volume gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Tape

Lists virtual tapes in your virtual tape library (VTL) and your virtual tape shelf (VTS). You specify the tapes to list by specifying one or more tape Amazon Resource Names (ARNs). If you don't specify a tape ARN, the operation lists all virtual tapes in both your VTL and VTS. This operation supports pagination. By default, the operation returns a maximum of up to 100 tapes. You can optionally specify the Limit parameter in the body to limit the number of tapes in the response. If the number of...
AWS Storage Gateway

New Tape

Returns a description of the specified Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of virtual tapes. If a TapeARN is not specified, returns a description of all virtual tapes associated with the specified gateway. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Tape Archive

Returns a description of specified virtual tapes in the virtual tape shelf (VTS). This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. If a specific TapeARN is not specified, AWS Storage Gateway returns a description of all virtual tapes found in the VTS associated with your account.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Tape Pool

Lists custom tape pools. You specify custom tape pools to list by specifying one or more custom tape pool Amazon Resource Names (ARNs). If you don't specify a custom tape pool ARN, the operation lists all custom tape pools. This operation supports pagination. You can optionally specify the Limit parameter in the body to limit the number of tape pools in the response. If the number of tape pools returned in the response is truncated, the response includes a Marker element that you can use in your...
AWS Storage Gateway

New VTLDevice

Returns a description of virtual tape library (VTL) devices for the specified tape gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns VTL device information. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

New Volume

Lists the iSCSI stored volumes of a gateway. Results are sorted by volume ARN. The response includes only the volume ARNs. If you want additional volume information, use the DescribeStorediSCSIVolumes or the DescribeCachediSCSIVolumes API. The operation supports pagination. By default, the operation returns a maximum of up to 100 volumes. You can optionally specify the Limit field in the body to limit the number of volumes in the response. If the number of volumes returned in the response is tru...

Actions

AWS Storage Gateway

Activate Gateway

Activates the gateway you previously deployed on your host. In the activation process, you specify information such as the AWS Region that you want to use for storing snapshots or tapes, the time zone for scheduled snapshots the gateway snapshot schedule window, an activation key, and a name for your gateway. The activation process also associates your gateway with your account. For more information, see UpdateGatewayInformation. You must turn on the gateway VM before you can activate your gate...
AWS Storage Gateway

Add Cache

Configures one or more gateway local disks as cache for a gateway. This operation is only supported in the cached volume, tape, and file gateway type (see How AWS Storage Gateway works (architecture). In the request, you specify the gateway Amazon Resource Name (ARN) to which you want to add cache, and one or more disk IDs that you want to configure as cache.
AWS Storage Gateway

Add Tags To Resource

Adds one or more tags to the specified resource. You use tags to add metadata to resources, which you can use to categorize these resources. For example, you can categorize resources by purpose, owner, environment, or team. Each tag consists of a key and a value, which you define. You can add tags to the following AWS Storage Gateway resources: Storage gateways of all types Storage volumes Virtual tapes NFS and SMB file shares You can create a maximum of 50 tags for each resource. Virt...
AWS Storage Gateway

Add Upload Buffer

Configures one or more gateway local disks as upload buffer for a specified gateway. This operation is supported for the stored volume, cached volume and tape gateway types. In the request, you specify the gateway Amazon Resource Name (ARN) to which you want to add upload buffer, and one or more disk IDs that you want to configure as upload buffer.
AWS Storage Gateway

Add Working Storage

Configures one or more gateway local disks as working storage for a gateway. This operation is only supported in the stored volume gateway type. This operation is deprecated in cached volume API version 20120630. Use AddUploadBuffer instead. Working storage is also referred to as upload buffer. You can also use the AddUploadBuffer operation to add upload buffer to a stored volume gateway. In the request, you specify the gateway Amazon Resource Name (ARN) to which you want to add working storag...
AWS Storage Gateway

Assign Tape Pool

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 (S3 Glacier or S3 Glacier Deep Archive) that corresponds to the pool. Valid Values: GLACIER | DEEP_ARCHIVE
AWS Storage Gateway

Attach Volume

Connects a volume to an iSCSI connection and then attaches the volume to the specified gateway. Detaching and attaching a volume enables you to recover your data from one gateway to a different gateway without creating a snapshot. It also makes it easier to move your volumes from an on-premises gateway to a gateway hosted on an Amazon EC2 instance.
AWS Storage Gateway

Cancel Archival

Cancels archiving of a virtual tape to the virtual tape shelf (VTS) after the archiving process is initiated. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Cancel Retrieval

Cancels retrieval of a virtual tape from the virtual tape shelf (VTS) to a gateway after the retrieval process is initiated. The virtual tape is returned to the VTS. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Cachedi SCSIVolume

Creates a cached volume on a specified cached volume gateway. This operation is only supported in the cached volume gateway type. Cache storage must be allocated to the gateway before you can create a cached volume. Use the AddCache operation to add cache storage to a gateway. In the request, you must specify the gateway, size of the volume in bytes, the iSCSI target name, an IP address on which to expose the target, and a unique client token. In response, the gateway creates the volume and re...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create NFSFile Share

Creates a Network File System (NFS) file share on an existing file gateway. In Storage Gateway, a file share is a file system mount point backed by Amazon S3 cloud storage. Storage Gateway exposes file shares using an NFS interface. This operation is only supported for file gateways. File gateway requires AWS Security Token Service (AWS STS) to be activated to enable you to create a file share. Make sure AWS STS is activated in the AWS Region you are creating your file gateway in. If AWS STS is...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create SMBFile Share

Creates a Server Message Block (SMB) file share on an existing file gateway. In Storage Gateway, a file share is a file system mount point backed by Amazon S3 cloud storage. Storage Gateway exposes file shares using an SMB interface. This operation is only supported for file gateways. File gateways require AWS Security Token Service (AWS STS) to be activated to enable you to create a file share. Make sure that AWS STS is activated in the AWS Region you are creating your file gateway in. If AWS...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Snapshot

Initiates a snapshot of a volume. AWS Storage Gateway provides the ability to back up point-in-time snapshots of your data to Amazon Simple Storage (Amazon S3) for durable off-site recovery, as well as import the data to an Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) volume in Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). You can take snapshots of your gateway volume on a scheduled or ad hoc basis. This API enables you to take an ad hoc snapshot. For more information, see Editing a snapshot schedule. In the CreateSn...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Snapshot From Volume Recovery Point

Initiates a snapshot of a gateway from a volume recovery point. This operation is only supported in the cached volume gateway type. A volume recovery point is a point in time at which all data of the volume is consistent and from which you can create a snapshot. To get a list of volume recovery point for cached volume gateway, use ListVolumeRecoveryPoints. In the CreateSnapshotFromVolumeRecoveryPoint request, you identify the volume by providing its Amazon Resource Name (ARN). You must also prov...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Storedi SCSIVolume

Creates a volume on a specified gateway. This operation is only supported in the stored volume gateway type. The size of the volume to create is inferred from the disk size. You can choose to preserve existing data on the disk, create volume from an existing snapshot, or create an empty volume. If you choose to create an empty gateway volume, then any existing data on the disk is erased. In the request, you must specify the gateway and the disk information on which you are creating the volume. I...
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Tape Pool

Creates a new custom tape pool. You can use custom tape pool to enable tape retention lock on tapes that are archived in the custom pool.
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Tape With Barcode

Creates a virtual tape by using your own barcode. You write data to the virtual tape and then archive the tape. A barcode is unique and cannot be reused if it has already been used on a tape. This applies to barcodes used on deleted tapes. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. Cache storage must be allocated to the gateway before you can create a virtual tape. Use the AddCache operation to add cache storage to a gateway.
AWS Storage Gateway

Create Tapes

Creates one or more virtual tapes. You write data to the virtual tapes and then archive the tapes. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. Cache storage must be allocated to the gateway before you can create virtual tapes. Use the AddCache operation to add cache storage to a gateway.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Automatic Tape Creation Policy

Deletes the automatic tape creation policy of a gateway. If you delete this policy, new virtual tapes must be created manually. Use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in your request to remove the policy.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Bandwidth Rate Limit

Deletes the bandwidth rate limits of a gateway. You can delete either the upload and download bandwidth rate limit, or you can delete both. If you delete only one of the limits, the other limit remains unchanged. To specify which gateway to work with, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in your request. This operation is supported for the stored volume, cached volume and tape gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Chap Credentials

Deletes Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) credentials for a specified iSCSI target and initiator pair. This operation is supported in volume and tape gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete File Share

Deletes a file share from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Gateway

Deletes a gateway. To specify which gateway to delete, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in your request. The operation deletes the gateway; however, it does not delete the gateway virtual machine (VM) from your host computer. After you delete a gateway, you cannot reactivate it. Completed snapshots of the gateway volumes are not deleted upon deleting the gateway, however, pending snapshots will not complete. After you delete a gateway, your next step is to remove it from your en...
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Snapshot Schedule

Deletes a snapshot of a volume. You can take snapshots of your gateway volumes on a scheduled or ad hoc basis. This API action enables you to delete a snapshot schedule for a volume. For more information, see Backing up your volumes. In the DeleteSnapshotSchedule request, you identify the volume by providing its Amazon Resource Name (ARN). This operation is only supported in stored and cached volume gateway types. To list or delete a snapshot, you must use the Amazon EC2 API. For more informati...
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Tape

Deletes the specified virtual tape. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Tape Archive

Deletes the specified virtual tape from the virtual tape shelf (VTS). This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Tape Pool

Delete a custom tape pool. A custom tape pool can only be deleted if there are no tapes in the pool and if there are no automatic tape creation policies that reference the custom tape pool.
AWS Storage Gateway

Delete Volume

Deletes the specified storage volume that you previously created using the CreateCachediSCSIVolume or CreateStorediSCSIVolume API. This operation is only supported in the cached volume and stored volume types. For stored volume gateways, the local disk that was configured as the storage volume is not deleted. You can reuse the local disk to create another storage volume. Before you delete a volume, make sure there are no iSCSI connections to the volume you are deleting. You should also make sure...
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Availability Monitor Test

Returns information about the most recent High Availability monitoring test that was performed on the host in a cluster. If a test isn't performed, the status and start time in the response would be null.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Bandwidth Rate Limit

Returns the bandwidth rate limits of a gateway. By default, these limits are not set, which means no bandwidth rate limiting is in effect. This operation is supported for the stored volume, cached volume, and tape gateway types. This operation only returns a value for a bandwidth rate limit only if the limit is set. If no limits are set for the gateway, then this operation returns only the gateway ARN in the response body. To specify which gateway to describe, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN)...
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Bandwidth Rate Limit Schedule

Returns information about the bandwidth rate limit schedule of a gateway. By default, gateways do not have bandwidth rate limit schedules, which means no bandwidth rate limiting is in effect. This operation is supported only in the volume and tape gateway types. This operation returns information about a gateway's bandwidth rate limit schedule. A bandwidth rate limit schedule consists of one or more bandwidth rate limit intervals. A bandwidth rate limit interval defines a period of time on one...
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Cache

Returns information about the cache of a gateway. This operation is only supported in the cached volume, tape, and file gateway types. The response includes disk IDs that are configured as cache, and it includes the amount of cache allocated and used.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Cachedi SCSIVolumes

Returns a description of the gateway volumes specified in the request. This operation is only supported in the cached volume gateway types. The list of gateway volumes in the request must be from one gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns volume information sorted by volume Amazon Resource Name (ARN).
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Chap Credentials

Returns an array of Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) credentials information for a specified iSCSI target, one for each target-initiator pair. This operation is supported in the volume and tape gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Gateway Information

Returns metadata about a gateway such as its name, network interfaces, configured time zone, and the state (whether the gateway is running or not). To specify which gateway to describe, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in your request.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Maintenance Start Time

Returns your gateway's weekly maintenance start time including the day and time of the week. Note that values are in terms of the gateway's time zone.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe NFSFile Shares

Gets a description for one or more Network File System (NFS) file shares from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe SMBFile Shares

Gets a description for one or more Server Message Block (SMB) file shares from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe SMBSettings

Gets a description of a Server Message Block (SMB) file share settings from a file gateway. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Snapshot Schedule

Describes the snapshot schedule for the specified gateway volume. The snapshot schedule information includes intervals at which snapshots are automatically initiated on the volume. This operation is only supported in the cached volume and stored volume types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Storedi SCSIVolumes

Returns the description of the gateway volumes specified in the request. The list of gateway volumes in the request must be from one gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns volume information sorted by volume ARNs. This operation is only supported in stored volume gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Tape Archives

Returns a description of specified virtual tapes in the virtual tape shelf (VTS). This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. If a specific TapeARN is not specified, AWS Storage Gateway returns a description of all virtual tapes found in the VTS associated with your account.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Tape Recovery Points

Returns a list of virtual tape recovery points that are available for the specified tape gateway. A recovery point is a point-in-time view of a virtual tape at which all the data on the virtual tape is consistent. If your gateway crashes, virtual tapes that have recovery points can be recovered to a new gateway. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Tapes

Returns a description of the specified Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of virtual tapes. If a TapeARN is not specified, returns a description of all virtual tapes associated with the specified gateway. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Upload Buffer

Returns information about the upload buffer of a gateway. This operation is supported for the stored volume, cached volume, and tape gateway types. The response includes disk IDs that are configured as upload buffer space, and it includes the amount of upload buffer space allocated and used.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe VTLDevices

Returns a description of virtual tape library (VTL) devices for the specified tape gateway. In the response, AWS Storage Gateway returns VTL device information. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Describe Working Storage

Returns information about the working storage of a gateway. This operation is only supported in the stored volumes gateway type. This operation is deprecated in cached volumes API version (20120630). Use DescribeUploadBuffer instead. Working storage is also referred to as upload buffer. You can also use the DescribeUploadBuffer operation to add upload buffer to a stored volume gateway. The response includes disk IDs that are configured as working storage, and it includes the amount of working...
AWS Storage Gateway

Detach Volume

Disconnects a volume from an iSCSI connection and then detaches the volume from the specified gateway. Detaching and attaching a volume enables you to recover your data from one gateway to a different gateway without creating a snapshot. It also makes it easier to move your volumes from an on-premises gateway to a gateway hosted on an Amazon EC2 instance. This operation is only supported in the volume gateway type.
AWS Storage Gateway

Disable Gateway

Disables a tape gateway when the gateway is no longer functioning. For example, if your gateway VM is damaged, you can disable the gateway so you can recover virtual tapes. Use this operation for a tape gateway that is not reachable or not functioning. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. After a gateway is disabled, it cannot be enabled.
AWS Storage Gateway

Join Domain

Adds a file gateway to an Active Directory domain. This operation is only supported for file gateways that support the SMB file protocol.
AWS Storage Gateway

List Automatic Tape Creation Policies

Lists the automatic tape creation policies for a gateway. If there are no automatic tape creation policies for the gateway, it returns an empty list. This operation is only supported for tape gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

List File Shares

Gets a list of the file shares for a specific file gateway, or the list of file shares that belong to the calling user account. This operation is only supported for file gateways.
AWS Storage Gateway

List Gateways

Lists gateways owned by an AWS account in an AWS Region specified in the request. The returned list is ordered by gateway Amazon Resource Name (ARN). By default, the operation returns a maximum of 100 gateways. This operation supports pagination that allows you to optionally reduce the number of gateways returned in a response. If you have more gateways than are returned in a response (that is, the response returns only a truncated list of your gateways), the response contains a marker that you...
AWS Storage Gateway

List Local Disks

Returns a list of the gateway's local disks. To specify which gateway to describe, you use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in the body of the request. The request returns a list of all disks, specifying which are configured as working storage, cache storage, or stored volume or not configured at all. The response includes a DiskStatus field. This field can have a value of present (the disk is available to use), missing (the disk is no longer connected to the gateway), or mismatch (...
AWS Storage Gateway

List Tags For Resource

Lists the tags that have been added to the specified resource. This operation is supported in storage gateways of all types.
AWS Storage Gateway

List Tape Pools

Lists custom tape pools. You specify custom tape pools to list by specifying one or more custom tape pool Amazon Resource Names (ARNs). If you don't specify a custom tape pool ARN, the operation lists all custom tape pools. This operation supports pagination. You can optionally specify the Limit parameter in the body to limit the number of tape pools in the response. If the number of tape pools returned in the response is truncated, the response includes a Marker element that you can use in your...
AWS Storage Gateway

List Tapes

Lists virtual tapes in your virtual tape library (VTL) and your virtual tape shelf (VTS). You specify the tapes to list by specifying one or more tape Amazon Resource Names (ARNs). If you don't specify a tape ARN, the operation lists all virtual tapes in both your VTL and VTS. This operation supports pagination. By default, the operation returns a maximum of up to 100 tapes. You can optionally specify the Limit parameter in the body to limit the number of tapes in the response. If the number of...
AWS Storage Gateway

List Volume Initiators

Lists iSCSI initiators that are connected to a volume. You can use this operation to determine whether a volume is being used or not. This operation is only supported in the cached volume and stored volume gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

List Volume Recovery Points

Lists the recovery points for a specified gateway. This operation is only supported in the cached volume gateway type. Each cache volume has one recovery point. A volume recovery point is a point in time at which all data of the volume is consistent and from which you can create a snapshot or clone a new cached volume from a source volume. To create a snapshot from a volume recovery point use the CreateSnapshotFromVolumeRecoveryPoint operation.
AWS Storage Gateway

List Volumes

Lists the iSCSI stored volumes of a gateway. Results are sorted by volume ARN. The response includes only the volume ARNs. If you want additional volume information, use the DescribeStorediSCSIVolumes or the DescribeCachediSCSIVolumes API. The operation supports pagination. By default, the operation returns a maximum of up to 100 volumes. You can optionally specify the Limit field in the body to limit the number of volumes in the response. If the number of volumes returned in the response is tru...
AWS Storage Gateway

Notify When Uploaded

Sends you notification through CloudWatch Events when all files written to your file share have been uploaded to Amazon S3. AWS Storage Gateway can send a notification through Amazon CloudWatch Events when all files written to your file share up to that point in time have been uploaded to Amazon S3. These files include files written to the file share up to the time that you make a request for notification. When the upload is done, Storage Gateway sends you notification through an Amazon CloudWat...
AWS Storage Gateway

Refresh Cache

Refreshes the cache for the specified file share. This operation finds objects in the Amazon S3 bucket that were added, removed, or replaced since the gateway last listed the bucket's contents and cached the results. This operation is only supported in the file gateway type. You can subscribe to be notified through an Amazon CloudWatch event when your RefreshCache operation completes. For more information, see Getting notified about file operations in the AWS Storage Gateway User Guide. When thi...
AWS Storage Gateway

Remove Tags From Resource

Removes one or more tags from the specified resource. This operation is supported in storage gateways of all types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Reset Cache

Resets all cache disks that have encountered an error and makes the disks available for reconfiguration as cache storage. If your cache disk encounters an error, the gateway prevents read and write operations on virtual tapes in the gateway. For example, an error can occur when a disk is corrupted or removed from the gateway. When a cache is reset, the gateway loses its cache storage. At this point, you can reconfigure the disks as cache disks. This operation is only supported in the cached volu...
AWS Storage Gateway

Retrieve Tape Archive

Retrieves an archived virtual tape from the virtual tape shelf (VTS) to a tape gateway. Virtual tapes archived in the VTS are not associated with any gateway. However after a tape is retrieved, it is associated with a gateway, even though it is also listed in the VTS, that is, archive. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. Once a tape is successfully retrieved to a gateway, it cannot be retrieved again to another gateway. You must archive the tape again before you can retrie...
AWS Storage Gateway

Retrieve Tape Recovery Point

Retrieves the recovery point for the specified virtual tape. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type. A recovery point is a point in time view of a virtual tape at which all the data on the tape is consistent. If your gateway crashes, virtual tapes that have recovery points can be recovered to a new gateway. The virtual tape can be retrieved to only one gateway. The retrieved tape is read-only. The virtual tape can be retrieved to only a tape gateway. There is no charge for re...
AWS Storage Gateway

Set Local Console Password

Sets the password for your VM local console. When you log in to the local console for the first time, you log in to the VM with the default credentials. We recommend that you set a new password. You don't need to know the default password to set a new password.
AWS Storage Gateway

Set SMBGuest Password

Sets the password for the guest user smbguest. The smbguest user is the user when the authentication method for the file share is set to GuestAccess.
AWS Storage Gateway

Shutdown Gateway

Shuts down a gateway. To specify which gateway to shut down, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in the body of your request. The operation shuts down the gateway service component running in the gateway's virtual machine (VM) and not the host VM. If you want to shut down the VM, it is recommended that you first shut down the gateway component in the VM to avoid unpredictable conditions. After the gateway is shutdown, you cannot call any other API except StartGateway, DescribeGat...
AWS Storage Gateway

Start Availability Monitor Test

Start a test that verifies that the specified gateway is configured for High Availability monitoring in your host environment. This request only initiates the test and that a successful response only indicates that the test was started. It doesn't indicate that the test passed. For the status of the test, invoke the DescribeAvailabilityMonitorTest API. Starting this test will cause your gateway to go offline for a brief period.
AWS Storage Gateway

Start Gateway

Starts a gateway that you previously shut down (see ShutdownGateway). After the gateway starts, you can then make other API calls, your applications can read from or write to the gateway's storage volumes and you will be able to take snapshot backups. When you make a request, you will get a 200 OK success response immediately. However, it might take some time for the gateway to be ready. You should call DescribeGatewayInformation and check the status before making any additional API calls. For...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Automatic Tape Creation Policy

Updates the automatic tape creation policy of a gateway. Use this to update the policy with a new set of automatic tape creation rules. This is only supported for tape gateways. By default, there is no automatic tape creation policy. A gateway can have only one automatic tape creation policy.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Bandwidth Rate Limit

Updates the bandwidth rate limits of a gateway. You can update both the upload and download bandwidth rate limit or specify only one of the two. If you don't set a bandwidth rate limit, the existing rate limit remains. This operation is supported for the stored volume, cached volume, and tape gateway types. By default, a gateway's bandwidth rate limits are not set. If you don't set any limit, the gateway does not have any limitations on its bandwidth usage and could potentially use the maximum a...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Bandwidth Rate Limit Schedule

Updates the bandwidth rate limit schedule for a specified gateway. By default, gateways do not have bandwidth rate limit schedules, which means no bandwidth rate limiting is in effect. Use this to initiate or update a gateway's bandwidth rate limit schedule. This operation is supported in the volume and tape gateway types.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Chap Credentials

Updates the Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) credentials for a specified iSCSI target. By default, a gateway does not have CHAP enabled; however, for added security, you might use it. This operation is supported in the volume and tape gateway types. When you update CHAP credentials, all existing connections on the target are closed and initiators must reconnect with the new credentials.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Gateway Information

Updates a gateway's metadata, which includes the gateway's name and time zone. To specify which gateway to update, use the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the gateway in your request. For gateways activated after September 2, 2015, the gateway's ARN contains the gateway ID rather than the gateway name. However, changing the name of the gateway has no effect on the gateway's ARN.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Gateway Software Now

Updates the gateway virtual machine (VM) software. The request immediately triggers the software update. When you make this request, you get a 200 OK success response immediately. However, it might take some time for the update to complete. You can call DescribeGatewayInformation to verify the gateway is in the STATE_RUNNING state. A software update forces a system restart of your gateway. You can minimize the chance of any disruption to your applications by increasing your iSCSI Initiators'...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Maintenance Start Time

Updates a gateway's weekly maintenance start time information, including day and time of the week. The maintenance time is the time in your gateway's time zone.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update NFSFile Share

Updates a Network File System (NFS) file share. This operation is only supported in the file gateway type. To leave a file share field unchanged, set the corresponding input field to null. Updates the following file share setting: Default storage class for your S3 bucket Metadata defaults for your S3 bucket Allowed NFS clients for your file share Squash settings Write status of your file share To leave a file share field unchanged, set the corresponding input field to null. This o...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update SMBFile Share

Updates a Server Message Block (SMB) file share. To leave a file share field unchanged, set the corresponding input field to null. This operation is only supported for file gateways. File gateways require AWS Security Token Service (AWS STS) to be activated to enable you to create a file share. Make sure that AWS STS is activated in the AWS Region you are creating your file gateway in. If AWS STS is not activated in this AWS Region, activate it. For information about how to activate AWS STS,...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update SMBFile Share Visibility

Controls whether the shares on a gateway are visible in a net view or browse list.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update SMBSecurity Strategy

Updates the SMB security strategy on a file gateway. This action is only supported in file gateways. This API is called Security level in the User Guide. A higher security level can affect performance of the gateway.
AWS Storage Gateway

Update Snapshot Schedule

Updates a snapshot schedule configured for a gateway volume. This operation is only supported in the cached volume and stored volume gateway types. The default snapshot schedule for volume is once every 24 hours, starting at the creation time of the volume. You can use this API to change the snapshot schedule configured for the volume. In the request you must identify the gateway volume whose snapshot schedule you want to update, and the schedule information, including when you want the snapshot...
AWS Storage Gateway

Update VTLDevice Type

Updates the type of medium changer in a tape gateway. When you activate a tape gateway, you select a medium changer type for the tape gateway. This operation enables you to select a different type of medium changer after a tape gateway is activated. This operation is only supported in the tape gateway type.