AWS Systems Manager
User Guide

Setting Up Events and Notifications

Systems Manager Run Command reports detailed status information about the different states a command experiences during processing and for each instance that processed the command. You can monitor command statuses using the following methods.

  • Click the Refresh icon on the Run Command page in the Amazon EC2 console.

  • Call list-commands or list-command-invocations using the AWS CLI. Or call Get-SSMCommand or Get-SSMCommandInvocation using AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell.

  • Configure CloudWatch Events to log status changes.

  • Configure Amazon SNS to send notifications for all status changes or specific statuses like Failed or TimedOut.