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DESCRIPTION πŸ”—

Use SignalFx to monitor Amazon DynamoDB via Amazon Web Services.

FEATURES πŸ”—

Built-in dashboards πŸ”—

  • AWS DynamoDB: Overview of all data from DynamoDB.

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INSTALLATION πŸ”—

To access this integration, connect to CloudWatch.

By default, SignalFx will import all CloudWatch metrics that are available in your account. To retrieve metrics for a subset of available services or regions, modify the connection on the Integrations page.

USAGE πŸ”—

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

  • Average Latency (latest)
    • Successful requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams during the specified time period.
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  • Average Latency (by request type)
    • Successful requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams during the specified time period.
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  • Throttled Requests (latest)
    • Requests to DynamoDB that exceed the provisioned throughput limits on a resource (such as a table or an index).
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  • Throttled Requests by Request Type
    • Requests to DynamoDB that exceed the provisioned throughput limits on a resource (such as a table or an index).
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  • User Errors (trend)
    • Requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams that generate an HTTP 400 status code during the specified time period.
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  • User Errors (latest)
    • Requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams that generate an HTTP 400 status code during the specified time period.
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  • System Errors (trend)
    • Requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams that generate an HTTP 500 status code during the specified time period.
  • System Errors (latest)
    • Requests to DynamoDB or Amazon DynamoDB Streams that generate an HTTP 500 status code during the specified time period.
  • Consumed Read Capacity Units
    • The number of read capacity units consumed over the specified time period, so you can track how much of your provisioned throughput is used.
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  • Consumed Read Capacity Units
    • The number of write capacity units consumed over the specified time period, so you can track how much of your provisioned throughput is used.
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  • Average Provisioned Read Capacity Units
    • The average number of provisioned read capacity units for a table or a global secondary index.
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  • Average Provisioned Write Capacity Units
    • The number of provisioned write capacity units for a table or a global secondary index.
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  • Read Throttle Events
    • Requests to DynamoDB that exceed the provisioned read capacity units for a table or a global secondary index.
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  • Write Throttle Events
    • Requests to DynamoDB that exceed the provisioned write capacity units for a table or a global secondary index.
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  • Returned Item Count
    • Requests to DynamoDB that exceed the provisioned write capacity units for a table or a global secondary index.
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METRICS πŸ”—

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