AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Represents a specific metric.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.CloudWatch.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.CloudWatch.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class Metric

The Metric type exposes the following members


Public Method Metric()


Public Property Dimensions System.Collections.Generic.List<Amazon.CloudWatch.Model.Dimension>

Gets and sets the property Dimensions.

The dimensions for the metric.

Public Property MetricName System.String

Gets and sets the property MetricName.

The name of the metric.

Public Property Namespace System.String

Gets and sets the property Namespace.

The namespace of the metric.


This example shows how to list a set of metrics.

List metrics example

var client = new AmazonCloudWatchClient();

var filter = new DimensionFilter
  Name = "InstanceType",
  Value = "t1.micro"

var request = new ListMetricsRequest
  Dimensions = new List() { filter },
  MetricName = "CPUUtilization",
  Namespace = "AWS/EC2"

var response = new ListMetricsResponse();

  response = client.ListMetrics(request);

  if (response.Metrics.Count > 0)
    foreach (var metric in response.Metrics)
      Console.WriteLine(metric.MetricName +
        " (" + metric.Namespace + ")");

      foreach (var dimension in metric.Dimensions)
        Console.WriteLine("  " + dimension.Name + ": "
          + dimension.Value);
    Console.WriteLine("No metrics found.");

  request.NextToken = response.NextToken;

} while (!string.IsNullOrEmpty(response.NextToken));

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms