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AWS

Description

AWS Metric plugin provide information related to billing and inventory for the account and it is displayed in sfAPM dashboard.

Prerequisites

Enabling AWS billing reports

AWS Billing reports can be generated following simple steps given at AWS official documentation. It involves two steps:

  1. Setting up an Amazon S3 bucket for Cost and Usage Reports . (related aws documentation)
  2. Creating Cost and Usage Reports . (related aws documentation)

Configuration Settings

Billing and Inventory plugins need to be added through Plugins tab.

Parameters: 1) S3 bucket name where the billing csv is placed. 2) Folder path of the bucket where the billing csv is placed. 3) Interval

Note: AWS billing plugin provides billing information per day. So interval must be 86400.

Documents

All Billing and Inventory metrics are collected and displayed in CloudMonitoring_AWS dashboard.

Further Reading

S3 , RDS and ELB for other AWS service related monitoring.

For help with plugins, please reach out to support@snappyflow.io.