Collection of operational metrics - AWS Content Analysis

Collection of operational metrics

This solution includes an option to send anonymous operational metrics to AWS. We use this data to better understand how customers use this solution and related services and products. When activated, the following information is collected and sent to AWS:

  • Solution ID: the AWS solution ID

  • Unique ID (UUID): randomly generated, unique identifier for each deployment

  • Timestamp: data-collection timestamp

  • Format: the format of the uploaded media file

  • Size: the size of the file the solutions processes

  • Duration: the length of the uploaded video file

Note that AWS will own the data gathered via this survey. Data collection will be subject to the AWS Privacy Policy. To opt out of this feature, complete the following steps before launching the AWS CloudFormation template.

  1. Download the AWS CloudFormation template to your local hard drive.

  2. Open the AWS CloudFormation template with a text editor.

  3. Modify the AWS CloudFormation template mapping section from:

    "Send" : { "AnonymousUsage" : { "Data" : "Yes" } },


    "Send" : { "AnonymousUsage" : { "Data" : "No" } },
  4. Sign in to the AWS CloudFormation console.

  5. Select Create stack.

  6. On the Create stack page Specify template section, select Upload a template file.

  7. Under Upload a template file, choose Choose file and select the edited template from your local drive.

  8. Choose Next and follow the steps in Launch the stack in the Automated Deployment section of this guide.