Amazon SQS is a fully managed message queuing service. It offers reliable, highly scalable, reliable messaging and transaction processing that lets you decouple tasks or processes that must communicate.
Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS cloud resources and the applications you run on AWS.
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Triggers when you add a new queue
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Create a new JSON message using data from the source trigger
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Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS. is a distributed queueing service offered by Amazon.com that enables reliable, highly scalable message passing between computer applications or microservices. Amazon SQS moves the burden of dealing with failure from the application to Amazon SQS which ensures availability of messages and automatically recovers from any failures.
Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS cloud resources. It provides metrics on the utilization, performance, and health of AWS resources such as their CPU load, memory usage, disk writes and reads, etc. CloudWatch is an integral part of other AWS services like Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS. or Amazon DynamoDB. Using Amazon CloudWatch can ensure that your services are operating at optimal levels.
Amazon SQS can be integrated with Amazon CloudWatch using notifications. For example, you can use Amazon SQS to notify your applications when a message has been received by your application. You can then use Amazon CloudWatch to monitor the status of your application. This approach ensures that you do not miss any notifications and are also notified if there are any issues with your application. So basically, you can use Amazon SQS to push information to CloudWatch and use it to monitor the status of your services.
The benefits of integrating Amazon SQS and Amazon CloudWatch are:
Using the message notification feature in Amazon SQS, you can send messages through the queue to notify the application when the message has been received and processed successfully. Using this approach ensures reliable message delivery by tracking the status of the message throughout its lifecycle and notifying the application if there are any issues with processing or if the message was not processed successfully.
Using Amazon SQS and Amazon CloudWatch together improves the reliability and availability of your services by enabling your application to handle failures gracefully. For example, if a request fails entirely, Amazon SQS will return an error response back to the requester so it does not have to rely on retry logic to detect errors or failures. Therefore, using a combination of notifications using Amazon SQS and Amazon CloudWatch, you can reduce your application’s reliance on retry logic. This makes your application more reliable and faster by reducing server response times.
The integration of Amazon SQS with AWS CloudWatch enables you to monitor your applications and services in real-time using various metrics provided by AWS CloudWatch. For example, you can monitor the number of messages in your queue, average response time for each message or number of failed requests for a given time period using AWS CloudWatch metrics. This provides you with valuable insights into your service usage patterns as well as enables you to gain insight into how your services are performing over time.
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