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DESCRIPTION 🔗

Use SignalFx to monitor Amazon CloudFront via Amazon Web Services.

FEATURES 🔗

Built-in dashboards 🔗

  • CloudFront Distributions: Overview of all data from CloudFront.

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  • CloudFront Distribution: Focus on a single CloudFront distribution.

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INSTALLATION 🔗

To access this integration, connect to CloudWatch.

Note that CloudWatch metrics for CloudFront are reported only from region us-east-1 (US East/N. Virginia). To import metrics for CloudFront, ensure that your CloudWatch configuration includes metrics from us-east-1.

USAGE 🔗

SignalFx provides built-in dashboards for this service. Examples are shown below.

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METRICS 🔗

Metric Name Description
4xxErrorRate The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx.
5xxErrorRate The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 5xx.
BytesDownloaded The number of bytes downloaded by viewers for GET, HEAD, and OPTIONS requests.
BytesUploaded The number of bytes uploaded to your origin with CloudFront using POST and PUT requests.
Requests The number of requests for all HTTP methods and for both HTTP and HTTPS requests.
TotalErrorRate The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx or 5xx.

4xxErrorRate 🔗

The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx.

5xxErrorRate 🔗

The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 5xx.

BytesDownloaded 🔗

The number of bytes downloaded by viewers for GET, HEAD, and OPTIONS requests.

BytesUploaded 🔗

The number of bytes uploaded to your origin with CloudFront using POST and PUT requests.

Requests 🔗

The number of requests for all HTTP methods and for both HTTP and HTTPS requests.

TotalErrorRate 🔗

The percentage of all requests for which the HTTP status code is 4xx or 5xx.

For more information about the metrics emitted by Amazon CloudFront, visit the service’s homepage at https://aws.amazon.com/cloudfront/.