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Overview

AWS Health provides ongoing visibility into the state of your AWS resources, services, and accounts. Enable this integration to see AWS Health service events in Datadog:

AWS Health Event

Note: This integration only works for AWS customers with a Business or Enterprise support plan.

Setup

Installation

If you haven’t already, set up the Amazon Web Services integration first.

Configuration

  1. Add the following permissions to your Datadog IAM policy in order to collect Amazon Health metrics. For more information on Health policies, review the documentation on the AWS website.

    AWS Permission Description
    health:DescribeEvents Used to list all health events
    health:DescribeEventDetails Gets detailed information on health events
    health:DescribeAffectedEntities Gets the affected AWS entities for health events
  2. Install the Datadog - AWS Health integration.

Data Collected

Metrics

The AWS Health integration does not include any metric.

Events

The AWS Health integration includes events found in the AWS Personal Health Dashboard. Examples include open issues, scheduled maintenances, and account notifications.

Service Checks

The AWS Health integration does not include any service checks.

Troubleshooting

Need help? Contact Datadog support.