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CloudWatch Metrics

AWS Elemental MediaConvert sends the following metrics to CloudWatch every time the status of a job changes.

Metric Description

HDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of HD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

SDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of SD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

UHDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of UHD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

AudioOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of audio output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

JobsCompletedCount

The number of jobs completed in this queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Count

JobsErroredCount

The number of jobs that failed because of invalid inputs, such as a request to transcode a file that is not in the given input bucket.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Count

StandbyTime

The number of seconds before MediaConvert started transcoding a job.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

TranscodingTime

The number of seconds for MediaConvert to complete transcoding.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

Errors

The number of errors caused by invalid operation parameters, such as a request for a job status that does not include the job ID.

Valid Dimensions: Operation

Unit: Count

Dimensions for AWS Elemental MediaConvert Metrics

AWS Elemental MediaConvert metrics use the MediaConvert namespace and provide metrics for the following dimension(s):

Dimension Description

Queue

CloudWatch shows information for the specified queue.

Job CloudWatch shows only information for a single job.
Operation CloudWatch shows only information for a single operation parameter, such as a job ID.