Integrate PagerDuty with Amazon CloudWatch

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About PagerDuty

PagerDuty is the central nervous system for a company's digital operations. PagerDuty identifies issues and opportunities in real time and brings together the right people to respond to problems faster and prevent them in the future.

About Amazon CloudWatch

Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS cloud resources and the applications you run on AWS.

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Connect PagerDuty + Amazon CloudWatch in easier way

It's easy to connect PagerDuty + Amazon CloudWatch without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

  • Triggers
  • New Incident

    Triggers when new incidents are created.

  • New Log

    Triggers when a new log is created.

  • Actions
  • Add Acknowledge Event

    Acknowledge the incident with this Incident Key.

  • Add Resolve Event

    Resolve the incident with this Incident Key.

  • Add Trigger Event

    Trigger an incident in PagerDuty with this Incident Key.

  • Enable Alarm

    Enable Alarm

How PagerDuty & Amazon CloudWatch Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose PagerDuty as a trigger app and authenticate it on Appy Pie Connect.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Pick Amazon CloudWatch as an action app and authenticate.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Select a resulting action from the Action List.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Select the data you want to send from PagerDuty to Amazon CloudWatch.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch


PagerDuty is a cloud-based system used for monitoring and alerting triggered by events in a business scenario. The system provides real-time notifications to the appropriate people based on their rpes, defining alerts that notify users through a variety of methods. There are a number of ways to trigger an alert in the system, including via a webhook from an API, from a custom script, from a third-party application, from an email, from a mobile device, from a phone call, from a text message, or from a chat service. In addition to alerts triggered by events, the system enables users to create scheduled routines to be notified about future events. It also allows users to create groups and assign user rpes to them. When PagerDuty is integrated with other systems, it can receive and display data about the other systems and their activities.

Amazon CloudWatch

Amazon CloudWatch is an AWS service that provides monitoring and management support for other AWS services. It cplects and aggregates data from all other AWS services and presents it in visual graphs and tables. Users can review the data cplected by CloudWatch and set up alarms to be notified when there is a problem with any of the data. CloudWatch can automatically take action based on the alarms for issues that fall outside of certain threshpds. Users can also create dashboards that display data cplected by CloudWatch and other AWS services.

Integration of PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch

PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch work together to provide alerts about problems with the operation of other AWS services. If an issue occurs with one of these other AWS services, such as EC2 or RDS, users get an alert about the issue through PagerDuty’s alerting mechanisms. If they have access to the dashboard for the affected service in CloudWatch, they can view information about the issue and take action based on that information. For example, if they see that the instance of the affected service has been crashed for more than five minutes, they can launch a replacement instance and shut down the pd instance automatically using CloudWatch.

Benefits of Integration of PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch

The integration of PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch makes it possible for users of both services to be notified about problems with any AWS services through PagerDuty. This makes it easier to keep track of all ongoing issues and take corrective action as needed. By doing so, the chances of data loss or downtime due to problems with AWS services is reduced.

We recommend that you integrate PagerDuty and Amazon CloudWatch into your operations to ensure that your AWS environment is always fully operational and functioning correctly. When you do so, you can reduce the chances of data loss and downtime due to issues with any AWS service.

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Page reviewed by: Abhinav Girdhar  | Last Updated on March 14,2023 02:59 pm