Datadog-AWS CloudFront Integration

Overview

Amazon CloudFront is a global content delivery network (CDN) service that accelerates delivery of your websites, APIs, video content or other web assets.

Enable this integration to see in Datadog all your CloudFront metrics.

Setup

Installation

If you haven’t already, set up the Amazon Web Services integration first. There are no other installation steps that need to be performed.

Configuration

In the Amazon Web Services integration tile, ensure that CloudFront is checked under metric collection.

Data Collected

Metrics

aws.cloudfront.4xx_error_rate
(gauge)
The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx.
shown as percent
aws.cloudfront.5xx_error_rate
(gauge)
The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 5xx.
shown as percent
aws.cloudfront.bytes_downloaded
(count)
The number of bytes downloaded by viewers for GET, HEAD, and OPTIONS requests.
shown as byte
aws.cloudfront.bytes_uploaded
(count)
The number of bytes uploaded to your origin with CloudFront using POST and PUT requests.
shown as byte
aws.cloudfront.requests
(count)
The number of requests for all HTTP methods and for both HTTP and HTTPS requests.
shown as
aws.cloudfront.total_error_rate
(gauge)
The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx or 5xx.
shown as percent

Each of the metrics retrieved from AWS will be assigned the same tags that appear in the AWS console, including but not limited to host name, security-groups, and more.