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CloudWatch Metrics

AWS Elemental MediaConvert sends the following metrics to CloudWatch every time the status of a job changes.

Metric Description

HDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of HD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

SDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of SD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

UHDOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of UHD output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

AudioOutputSeconds

The number of billable seconds of audio output for a queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

JobsCompletedCount

The number of jobs completed in this queue.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Count

JobsErroredCount

The number of jobs that failed because of invalid inputs, such as a request to transcode a file that is not in the specified input bucket.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Count

StandbyTime

The number of seconds before AWS Elemental MediaConvert starts transcoding a job.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

TranscodingTime

The number of seconds for AWS Elemental MediaConvert to complete transcoding.

Valid Dimensions: Queue

Unit: Seconds

Errors

The number of errors caused by invalid operation parameters, such as a request for a job status that does not include the job ID.

Valid Dimensions: Operation

Unit: Count

Dimensions for AWS Elemental MediaConvert Metrics

AWS Elemental MediaConvert metrics use the MediaConvert namespace and provide metrics for the following dimensions.

Dimension Description

Queue

CloudWatch shows information for the specified queue.

Job CloudWatch shows information only for a single job.
Operation CloudWatch shows information only for a single operation parameter, such as a job ID.