Setup CloudWatch to receive notifications and alerts.

Set up

1. Visit Admin → Connections and click New connection Connection

2. Select CloudWatch

CloudWatch Connection

3. Provide a name and configuration

You can also optionally add tags. CloudWatch API-specific information can be found on CloudWatch API Help

CloudWatch Connection

Add channel

Next add one or multiple target CloudWatch channels.

1. Visit Admin → Channels and click CloudWatch

CloudWatch channel

2. Setup the configuration options

CloudWatch details

For example the above will create the cw-devops channel, that is using the aws connection having as source the lenses.alerts.

An example

If for example you create a rule to send infrastructure notifications to CloudWatch, then the moment a Broker becomes offline, a message will be sent on the cw-devops channel.

Additional info

Users with the alert permission can create alert rules .