AWS Elemental MediaConnect
User Guide

Monitoring AWS Elemental MediaConnect with Amazon CloudWatch

You can monitor AWS Elemental MediaConnect using CloudWatch, which collects raw data and processes it into readable, near real-time metrics. These statistics are kept for 15 months, so that you can access historical information and gain a better perspective on how your web application or service is performing. You can also set alarms that watch for certain thresholds, and send notifications or take actions when those thresholds are met. For more information, see the Amazon CloudWatch User Guide.

For AWS Elemental MediaConnect, you might want to watch PacketLossPercent and send an email to yourself when that metric reaches a certain threshold.

AWS Elemental MediaConnect sends the following metrics to CloudWatch:

  • ARQRecovered

  • ARQRequests

  • CATError

  • ConnectedOutputs

  • ContinuityCounter

  • CRCError

  • FECPackets

  • FECRecovered

  • NotRecoveredPackets

  • OverflowPackets

  • PacketLossPercent

  • PATError

  • PCRAccuracyError

  • PCRError

  • PIDError

  • PMTError

  • PTSError

  • RecoveredPackets

  • RoundTripTime

  • SourceBitRate

  • TransportError

  • TSByteError

  • TSSyncLoss