Document history for AWS Health - AWS Health

Document history for AWS Health

The following table describes the documentation for this release of AWS Health.

  • API version: 2016-08-04

  • Latest documentation update: July 29, 2021

The following table describes important updates to the AWS Health documentation, beginning in August 28, 2020. You can subscribe to the RSS feed to receive notifications about the updates.

Change Description Date

Added documentation

New topic for AWS Health concepts. For more information, see Concepts for AWS Health.

July 29, 2021

Updated documentation for CloudWatch Events

Added a section about how to create a rule for multiple services and event type categories. For more information, see Creating a rule for multiple services and categories.

May 7, 2021

Updated documentation for CloudWatch Events

Updated the section to automate AWS Systems Manager actions for Amazon CloudWatch Events rules. For more information, see Automating actions for Amazon EC2 instances.

April 28, 2021

Updated documentation for CloudWatch Events

Added a section to receive AWS Health events in your chat client. For more information, see Receiving AWS Health events with AWS Chatbot.

March 16, 2021

Updated documentation

The following topics are updated:

January 29, 2021

Added the AWS Personal Health Dashboard for organizational view in the AWS Health console

You can use the AWS Health console to enable the organizational view feature. You can then view health events for member accounts in your AWS organization.

December 14, 2020

High availability endpoint demo

You can use the example code to determine the active regional endpoint and signing AWS Region for AWS Health.

October 22, 2020

Updates to the AWS Health User Guide

Organization updates and added an RSS feed so that you can subscribe for the latest updates to the AWS Health documentation.

August 28, 2020

Earlier updates

Change Description Date
Updated the organizational view topic to include examples. See Aggregating AWS Health events across accounts with organizational view. June 3, 2020
Security and AWS Health Added information about security considerations when using AWS Health. See Security in AWS Health. May 5, 2020
Added new section to explain how to use organizational view to events aggregated across all accounts in AWS Organizations. See Aggregating AWS Health events across accounts with organizational view. December 18, 2019
Added new section "Resource- and Action-based Conditions" to explain Events restrictions vended by the AWS Health API. See Identity and access management for AWS Health. August 2, 2018
Added a note about the visibility of AWS Health information. See Identity and access management for AWS Health. August 16, 2017
Service release. AWS Health released. December 1, 2016