AWS Kinesis with Lambda function

logs from kinesis into Coralogix


Coralogix provides a predefined Lambda function to forward your Kinesis stream straight to Coralogix

1. Create an “author from scratch” Node.js 10.x runtime lambda with the following permissions(Create execution role tutorial):

2. At “Code entry type” choose “Edit code inline” and paste this function

3. Add the mandatory environment variables:

  • Private Key – A unique ID which represents your company, this Id will be sent to your mail once you register to Coralogix.
  • Application Name – Used to separate your environment, e.g. SuperApp-test/SuperApp-prod.
  • SubSystem Name – Your application probably has multiple subsystems, for example, Backend servers, Middleware, Frontend servers etc.Amazon kinesis integration coralogix environment variables

4.   Go to Add triggers and add Kinesis:

amazon kinesis integration coralogix designer

5.  Configure the trigger, select the desired “Kinesis stream” and “Consumer”, change “Batch size” equals to 10:
amazon kinesis integration coralogix configure triggers

6.  Increase Memory to 1024MB and Timeout to 1 min.
amazon kinesis integration coralogix basic settings

7.  Click “Save”.

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