AWS Metric plugin provide information related to billing and inventory for the account and it is displayed in sfAPM dashboard.
Enabling AWS billing reports
AWS Billing reports can be generated following simple steps given at AWS official documentation. It involves two steps:
- Setting up an Amazon S3 bucket for Cost and Usage Reports . (related aws documentation)
- Creating Cost and Usage Reports . (related aws documentation)
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.
All Billing and Inventory metrics are collected and displayed in CloudMonitoring_AWS dashboard.
For help with plugins, please reach out to email@example.com.