Run Instances scratchpad entries

The activity writes this data to the workflow scratchpad.

Variable Description
instances
An array of instance objects. Each object in the array contains:
  • instance_id: ID of the running instance.
  • private_dns: private DNS, accessible only from within the EC2 region where the instance is running.
  • dns: public DNS, accessible from any computer on the Internet.
  • ip_address: public IP address for the instance.
  • instance_state: state of the instance:
    • 0: Pending
    • 16: Running
    • 32: Shutting down
    • 48: Terminated
    • 64: Stopping
    • 80: Stopped
  • instance_xml: the raw XML returned by Amazon.