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enable_alarm_actions.cpp

enable_alarm_actions.cpp demonstrates how to enable actions on an Amazon CloudWatch alarm.

/* Copyright 2010-2017 Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the License is located at http://aws.amazon.com/apache2.0/ This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ #include <aws/core/Aws.h> #include <aws/monitoring/CloudWatchClient.h> #include <aws/monitoring/model/EnableAlarmActionsRequest.h> #include <aws/monitoring/model/PutMetricAlarmRequest.h> #include <iostream> void CreateAlarmAndEnableActions( const Aws::String& alarm_name, const Aws::String& instanceId, const Aws::String& actionArn) { Aws::CloudWatch::CloudWatchClient cw; Aws::CloudWatch::Model::PutMetricAlarmRequest request; request.SetAlarmName(alarm_name); request.SetComparisonOperator( Aws::CloudWatch::Model::ComparisonOperator::GreaterThanThreshold); request.SetEvaluationPeriods(1); request.SetMetricName("CPUUtilization"); request.SetNamespace("AWS/EC2"); request.SetPeriod(60); request.SetStatistic(Aws::CloudWatch::Model::Statistic::Average); request.SetThreshold(70.0); request.SetActionsEnabled(false); request.SetAlarmDescription("Alarm when server CPU exceeds 70%"); request.SetUnit(Aws::CloudWatch::Model::StandardUnit::Seconds); request.AddAlarmActions(actionArn); Aws::CloudWatch::Model::Dimension dimension; dimension.SetName("InstanceId"); dimension.SetValue(instanceId); request.AddDimensions(dimension); auto outcome = cw.PutMetricAlarm(request); if (!outcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Failed to create cloudwatch alarm:" << outcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; return; } Aws::CloudWatch::Model::EnableAlarmActionsRequest enable_request; enable_request.AddAlarmNames(alarm_name); auto enable_outcome = cw.EnableAlarmActions(enable_request); if (!enable_outcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Failed to enable alarm actions:" << enable_outcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; return; } std::cout << "Successfully created alarm " << alarm_name << " and enabled actions on it." << std::endl; } /** * Adds a cloud watch alarm to an instance based on CPU utilization. This alarm * includes a command-line specified ARN that dictates what action to take when * the alarm transitions into the Alarm state */ int main(int argc, char** argv) { if (argc != 4) { std::cout << "Usage:" << std::endl << " enable_alarm_actions" << " <alarm_name> <instance_id> <alarm_action_arn>" << std::endl; return 1; } Aws::SDKOptions options; Aws::InitAPI(options); { Aws::String alarm_name(argv[1]); Aws::String instanceId(argv[2]); Aws::String actionArn(argv[3]); CreateAlarmAndEnableActions(alarm_name, instanceId, actionArn); } Aws::ShutdownAPI(options); return 0; }

Sample Details

Service: cloudwatch

Author: AWS

Type: full-example

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