AWS ELB

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Sensor (Data Collection)

Tracked Configuration

  • ELB Instance Details

    • Name
    • Type
    • ARN
    • Status
    • DNS name
    • Hosted Zone
    • Scheme
    • Creation Time
    • VPC
    • Ip Address Type
    • AWS Grouping Zone

Required Permissions

  • cloudwatch:GetMetricData
  • elasticloadbalancing:DescribeLoadBalancers
  • elasticloadbalancing:DescribeTags

Configuration

Metrics for ELB are pulled every minute, this can be changed via agent configuration:

com.instana.plugin.aws.elb:
  elb_cloudwatch_period: 60

Tags

Please note that tags are currently only available in conjunction with the dedicated AWS Instana agent, described here AWS Agent Installation docs. More detail on using tags is described here.