This template contains performance & statistics counters for monitoring AWS RDS (Relational Database Service).
Powershell module AWSPowerShell must be installed prior to run this template on target machine.
To connect with AWS account following parameters are required:
Region – all for making the connection.
Database Name - for which metrics must be calculated.
User with the given access key should have the policies below assigned to it so that data can be fetched via SAM::
Time Range – duration (in mins) for which data needs to be fetched. Default value is 10 mins.
Period – time grain (in mins) within Time Range to get the multiple values within time range. Default value is 2 mins. E.g. If Time Range is 10 mins and Period value is 2 mins then 5 sample value will be collected, and we will pick up the latest sample.
NumberOfRetries – number of attempts to make the connection or to fetch the data from aws. Default value is 3.
WaitBetweenRetries – time interval (in seconds) between the retry. Default value is 0.5 seconds.
PowerShell 5.1 and above
Login credential to access AWS Portal. AWS details must be passed in script arguments as per prerequisites 2 above. E.g.
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