AWS Code Sample
Catalog demonstrates how to put a sample metric data point for a metric defined for a CloudWatch alarm.

/* * Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * 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 * * * * or in the "license" file accompanying this file. 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 com.example.cloudwatch; import; import; import; import; import; import; /** * Puts a sample metric data point */ public class PutMetricData { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "To run this example, supply a data point:\n" + "Ex: PutMetricData <data_point>\n"; if (args.length != 1) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } Double data_point = Double.parseDouble(args[0]); CloudWatchClient cw = CloudWatchClient.builder().build(); Dimension dimension = Dimension.builder() .name("UNIQUE_PAGES") .value("URLS").build(); MetricDatum datum = MetricDatum.builder() .metricName("PAGES_VISITED") .unit(StandardUnit.NONE) .value(data_point) .dimensions(dimension).build(); PutMetricDataRequest request = PutMetricDataRequest.builder() .namespace("SITE/TRAFFIC") .metricData(datum).build(); PutMetricDataResponse response = cw.putMetricData(request); System.out.printf("Successfully put data point %f", data_point); } }

Sample Details

Service: cloudwatch

Author: soo-aws

Type: full-example

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