describe_alarms.go - AWS Code Sample


Describes the Amazon Cloudwatch alarms.

/* Copyright 2010-2019, 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 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. */ package main import ( "" "" "fmt" "os" ) func main() { // Initialize a session that the SDK uses to load // credentials from the shared credentials file ~/.aws/credentials // and configuration from the shared configuration file ~/.aws/config. sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) svc := cloudwatch.New(sess) resp, err := svc.DescribeAlarms(nil) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Got error getting alarm descriptions:") fmt.Println(err.Error()) os.Exit(1) } for _, alarm := range resp.MetricAlarms { fmt.Println(*alarm.AlarmName) } }

Sample Details

Service: cloudwatch

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example