IoT Device Simulator
IoT Device Simulator

Appendix E: Collection of Operational Metrics

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

  • Solution ID: The AWS solution identifier

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

  • Timestamp: Data-collection timestamp

  • Simulations Run: The number of simulations started

  • Simulation Duration: The duration, in minutes, of the simulation

  • Simulation Category: The device widget category of the simulation

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 task:

Modify the AWS CloudFormation template mapping section as follows:

Mappings: Send: AnonymousUsage: Data: "Yes"

to

Mappings: Send: AnonymousUsage: Data: "No"