Amazon Mobile Analytics
User Guide

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Getting Started

Note

After April 30, 2018, Amazon Mobile Analytics features will be provided only by Amazon Pinpoint. If you're new to Mobile Analytics, use Amazon Pinpoint instead. If you're currently using Mobile Analytics, see Migrating from Amazon Mobile Analytics to Amazon Pinpoint.

Before you can visualize the data in the console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/mobileanalytics/home, sign up for an AWS account, create a Cognito identity pool or an AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) account, and then download the AWS Mobile SDK so that you can integrate it into your app.

Step 1: Sign Up for an AWS Account

If you already have an AWS account, sign in to your account and go to the next step.

If you do not have an AWS account, complete the following steps to create one.

To sign up for an AWS account

  1. Open https://portal.aws.amazon.com/billing/signup.

  2. Follow the online instructions.

    Part of the sign-up procedure involves receiving a phone call and entering a verification code on the phone keypad.

Step 2: Follow the Steps to Add an App

  1. Open the Amazon Mobile Analytics console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/mobileanalytics/home.

  2. If this is the first time you are using Amazon Mobile Analytics, follow the on-screen instructions to add an app.

    If you have already added an app, select the settings icon .

  3. In Manage Apps, choose Add App.

  4. Follow the instructions.

Step 3: Integrate Mobile Analytics in to Your App

To integrate Mobile Analytics, use the SDK for platforms appropriate to your app:

Step 4: Review the Data in Amazon Mobile Analytics Reports

You can see your data in the console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/mobileanalytics/home for events reported on iOS and Android platforms. It can take up to an hour for data sent to Mobile Analytics to appear in the console reports.