REST Resource: machineTypes

Resource: MachineType

Represents a Machine Type resource.

You can use specific machine types for your VM instances based on performance and pricing requirements. For more information, read Machine Types.

JSON representation
{
  "id": string,
  "creationTimestamp": string,
  "name": string,
  "description": string,
  "guestCpus": integer,
  "memoryMb": integer,
  "imageSpaceGb": integer,
  "scratchDisks": [
    {
      "diskGb": integer
    }
  ],
  "maximumPersistentDisks": integer,
  "maximumPersistentDisksSizeGb": string,
  "deprecated": {
    "state": enum,
    "replacement": string,
    "deprecated": string,
    "obsolete": string,
    "deleted": string
  },
  "zone": string,
  "selfLink": string,
  "isSharedCpu": boolean,
  "accelerators": [
    {
      "guestAcceleratorType": string,
      "guestAcceleratorCount": integer
    }
  ],
  "kind": string
}
Fields
id

string (uint64 format)

[Output Only] The unique identifier for the resource. This identifier is defined by the server.

creationTimestamp

string

[Output Only] Creation timestamp in RFC3339 text format.

name

string

[Output Only] Name of the resource.

description

string

[Output Only] An optional textual description of the resource.

guestCpus

integer

[Output Only] The number of virtual CPUs that are available to the instance.