Monitoring Amazon DocumentDB

Prerequisites : This lab requires Prerequisites to be completed before you can continue. Please continue if you have already completed that.

In this lab, you will learn how to monitor your Amazon DocumentDB clusters using Amazon CloudWatch metrics and alarms. You will go through these steps:

  • Create an Amazon CloudWatch dashboard for the primary node
  • Create an Amazon CloudWatch dashboard for the read replicas
  • Set up common alarms
  • Automated dashboard and alarm creation
  • Multi-cluster monitoring
  • Profiler and audit logs

Who is this lab for?

This lab is for operators and database administrators who need to keep an eye on database performance to make sure that the database cluster is stable and meeting the performance needs of database clients. It’s also for developers who work with Amazon DocumentDB and want to understand how to monitor the database as part of the overall application stack.