cloudwatch-alarm-settings-check - AWS Config


Checks whether CloudWatch alarms with the given metric name have the specified settings.


Resource Types: AWS::CloudWatch::Alarm

Trigger type: Configuration changes

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions


Type: String

The name for the metric associated with the alarm.

threshold (Optional)
Type: int

The value against which the specified statistic is compared.

evaluationPeriods (Optional)
Type: int

The number of periods over which data is compared to the specified threshold.

period (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 300

The period, in seconds, during which the specified statistic is applied.

comparisonOperator (Optional)
Type: String

The operation for comparing the specified statistic and threshold (for example, 'GreaterThanThreshold').

statistic (Optional)
Type: String

The statistic for the metric associated with the alarm (for example, 'Average' or 'Sum').

AWS CloudFormation template

To create AWS Config managed rules with AWS CloudFormation templates, see Creating AWS Config Managed Rules With AWS CloudFormation Templates.