Defined bot


Returns information about the bots predefined by Akamai. Use the bot_name argument to limit the returned data to a specific bot.

Scopes: Universal (all bots defined by Akamai); bot


terraform {
  required_providers {
    akamai = {
      source = "akamai/akamai"

provider "akamai" {
  edgerc = "~/.edgerc"

// USE CASE: User wants to return information for all Akamai-defined bots

data "akamai_botman_akamai_defined_bot" "defined_bots" {
output "defined_bots_json" {
  value = data.akamai_botman_akamai_defined_bot.defined_bots.json

// USE CASE: User only wants to return information for the price-scraper-bot bot

data "akamai_botman_akamai_defined_bot" "defined_bot" {
  bot_name = "price-scraper-bot"

output " data "defined_bot_json" {
  value = data.akamai_botman_akamai_defined_bot.defined_bot.json

Argument reference

This resource supports the following arguments:

  • bot_name (Optional). Unique name of an Akamai-defined bot.

Output options

The following options can be used to determine the information returned and how that returned information is formatted:

-json. JSON-formatted output containing information about one or more Akamai-defined bots. The returned information includes the bot name, bot ID, and category ID.