(Optional) Enable App Mesh Envoy access logs - Amazon CloudWatch

(Optional) Enable App Mesh Envoy access logs

You can set up Container Insights FluentD to send App Mesh Envoy access logs to CloudWatch Logs. For more information, see Access logs.

To have Envoy access logs sent to CloudWatch Logs

  1. Set up FluentD in the cluster. For more information, see (Optional) Set up FluentD as a DaemonSet to send logs to CloudWatch Logs.

  2. Configure Envoy access logs for your virtual nodes. For instructions, see Configure Envoy access logs. Be sure to configure the log path to be /dev/stdout in each virtual node.

When you have finished, the envoy access logs are sent to the /aws/containerinsights/Cluster_Name/application log group.