Amazon CloudWatch monitors your Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources and applications you run on AWS in real time. Use the Coralogix destination to easily forward metrics for your AWS resources to Coralogix using CloudWatch Metric Stream and Firehose Delivery Stream.
This guide demonstrates how to:
Use CloudWatch to collect and track metrics and send them to Coralogix
Visualize metrics in your Coralogix dashboard
Import pre-built dashboards and set up alerts in your Coralogix account
There are two ways of sending AWS service metrics to Coralogix:
Real-time CloudWatch metrics processing using CloudWatch Metric Stream and Firehose Delivery Stream. Opt for this if you’d like to use a native AWS solution without an agent. Use the Amazon CloudWatch pricing calculator to estimate the costs of this option. The instructions below guide you through this option.
Poll CloudWatch metrics using Telegraf. Opt for this if you are already using this shipper or seeking to reduce costs.