Posted On: Nov 24, 2020

Setting up monitoring for your enterprise applications got even easier with Amazon CloudWatch Application Insights new ability to automatically detect applications and setup monitoring based on the detected applications. CloudWatch Application Insights is a capability that helps customers easily setup monitoring and enhanced observability for their enterprise applications running on AWS resources. The new feature automatically populates the applications detected into the setup process for a simple and efficient configuration of application monitoring 

The new discovery feature looks for identifying factors of your application or database and then applies the associated application tier automatically to set up the correct metrics, telemetry, logs and alerts. While you can still configure and change the selections, if you’re satisfied with the recommendation, it just takes a few confirmation clicks to complete the setup. 

Amazon CloudWatch Application Insights provides simple setup of observability for your enterprise applications and underlying AWS resources. Use Amazon CloudWatch Automatic Dashboards to visualize problem details, accelerate troubleshooting, and reduce the mean time to resolution. Amazon CloudWatch Application Insights is available in all AWS public regions at no additional charge. You only pay for monitoring resources set up on Amazon CloudWatch. To learn more about Amazon CloudWatch Application Insights, please review the documentation.