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AWS CloudWatch

You can install the Amazon Web Services (AWS) CloudWatch i ntegration to collect event and alarm data from AWS CloudWatch.

See the AWS CloudWatch documentation for details on AWS CloudWatch components.

Before You Begin

The AWS CloudWatch integration has been validated with aws-java-sdk v1.11. Before you start to set up your integration, ensure you have met the following requirements:

  • You have the access key ID of the AWS CloudWatch account.
  • You have the secret access key of the AWS CloudWatch account.
  • You have the access to retrieve data from the AWS CloudWatch.

Optionally you can provide the following:

  • A role Amazon Resource Name (ARN).
  • A session timeout period in seconds. Defaults to 3600 seconds.
  • A prefix of the alarms you want Moogsoft AIOps to receive.
  • A request interval and retry interval time in seconds. Defaults to 60 seconds.
  • The length of time to wait for a request to complete before timing out. Defaults to 120 seconds.

Configure the AWS CloudWatch integration in Moogsoft AIOps as follows:

  1. Navigate to the Integrations tab.
  2. Click AWS CloudWatch in the Monitoring section.
  3. Follow the instructions to create an integration name.

See Configure the AWS CloudWatch LAM for advanced configuration information.

Configure AWS CloudWatch

You do not need to perform any integration-specific steps on your AWS CloudWatch system. After you configure the integration, it polls AWS CloudWatch at regular intervals to collect messages (every 60 seconds by default).