Appendix K: Collection of operational metrics - Ops Automator

Appendix K: 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.

  • Solution ID: The AWS solution identifier

  • Unique ID (UUID): Randomly generated, unique identifier for each AWS Ops Automator deployment

  • Timestamp: Data-collection timestamp

  • Task Data: Task-specific data (refer to the following table)

Action Task Data
DynamoDB Set Capacity The number of old and updated read and write units for DynamoDB tables and indexes.
EC2 Copy Snapshots The number of copied snapshots.
EC2 Create Snapshot The number of created snapshots and total volumes.
EC2 Delete Snapshot The number of deleted snapshots.
EC2 Replace Instance The number of replaced instances, and the old and new instance types.
EC2 Resize Instance The number of resized instances, and the old and new instance types.
EC2 Tag CPU Instance The number of checked, overutilized, and underutilized instances.

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, modify the AWS CloudFormation template mapping section as follows:

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

to

"Mappings": { "Send": { "AnonymousUsage": { "Data": "No" } },