Create placement group

Creates a placement group on your account. Placement groups let you set the physical location of your compute instances in a data center (region) to best suit your need.

  • For this request to complete successfully, your user must have the add_placement grant.
  • We offer an example API workflow you can follow to create a placement group.


During limited availability, this service is only available in select regions.


linode-cli placement create \
  --label PG_Miami_failover \
  --region us-mia \
  --affinity_type "anti-affinity:local" \
  --is_strict true


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