MediaConnect / Client / describe_offering



Displays the details of an offering. The response includes the offering description, duration, outbound bandwidth, price, and Amazon Resource Name (ARN).

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.describe_offering(

OfferingArn (string) – [REQUIRED] The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the offering.

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Response Syntax

    'Offering': {
        'CurrencyCode': 'string',
        'Duration': 123,
        'DurationUnits': 'MONTHS',
        'OfferingArn': 'string',
        'OfferingDescription': 'string',
        'PricePerUnit': 'string',
        'PriceUnits': 'HOURLY',
        'ResourceSpecification': {
            'ReservedBitrate': 123,
            'ResourceType': 'Mbps_Outbound_Bandwidth'

Response Structure

  • (dict) – MediaConnect returned the offering details successfully.

    • Offering (dict) – A savings plan that reserves a certain amount of outbound bandwidth usage at a discounted rate each month over a period of time.

      • CurrencyCode (string) – The type of currency that is used for billing. The currencyCode used for all reservations is US dollars.

      • Duration (integer) – The length of time that your reservation would be active.

      • DurationUnits (string) – The unit of measurement for the duration of the offering.

      • OfferingArn (string) – The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that MediaConnect assigns to the offering.

      • OfferingDescription (string) – A description of the offering.

      • PricePerUnit (string) – The cost of a single unit. This value, in combination with priceUnits, makes up the rate.

      • PriceUnits (string) – The unit of measurement that is used for billing. This value, in combination with pricePerUnit, makes up the rate.

      • ResourceSpecification (dict) – A definition of the amount of outbound bandwidth that you would be reserving if you purchase the offering.

        • ReservedBitrate (integer) – The amount of outbound bandwidth that is discounted in the offering.

        • ResourceType (string) – The type of resource and the unit that is being billed for.


  • MediaConnect.Client.exceptions.NotFoundException

  • MediaConnect.Client.exceptions.ServiceUnavailableException

  • MediaConnect.Client.exceptions.TooManyRequestsException

  • MediaConnect.Client.exceptions.BadRequestException

  • MediaConnect.Client.exceptions.InternalServerErrorException