AWS CloudWatch Part 2/3: Alarms and Alerts

AWS CloudWatch can monitor metrics and generate alarms when they cross a certain threshold. Additionally, CloudWatch can take various actions when this occurs, such as alerting humans through email, SMS, or Slack messages. CloudWatch typically provides alerts by posting a message to an SNS (Amazon Simple Notification Service) topic, which would then dispatch the message … Continue reading AWS CloudWatch Part 2/3: Alarms and Alerts