Observe and monitor resources and applications on AWS, on premises, and on other clouds
10 custom metrics and alarms free
with the AWS Free Tier
Collect, access, and analyze your resource and application data using powerful visualization tools.
Improve operational performance using alarms and automated actions set to activate at predetermined thresholds.
Seamlessly integrate with more than 70 AWS services for simplified monitoring and scalability.
Troubleshoot operational problems with actionable insights derived from logs and metrics in your CloudWatch dashboards.
How it works
Amazon CloudWatch collects and visualizes real-time logs, metrics, and event data in automated dashboards to streamline your infrastructure and application maintenance.
Monitor application performance
Visualize performance data, create alarms, and correlate data to understand and resolve the root cause of performance issues in your AWS resources.
Perform root cause analysis
Analyze metrics, logs, logs analytics, and user requests to speed up debugging and reduce overall mean time to resolution.
Optimize resources proactively
Automate resource planning and lower costs by setting actions to occur when thresholds are met based on your specifications or machine learning models.
Test website impacts
Find out exactly when your website is impacted and for how long by viewing screenshots, logs, and web requests at any point in time.
How to get started
Learn how observability will help you answer a wide range of operational questions.
Learn with hands-on training
Gain a clear understanding of logging, metrics, container monitoring, and tracing techniques.
Dive deeper into cloud operations
See how observability can benefit your operations.