Understand what VPC flow logs and CloudTrail logs are.
- [Narrator] Including network traffic…is an essential component…of a comprehensive monitoring strategy.…By using VPC Flow Logs,…you can monitor network traffic for your VPCs.…VPC Flow Logs are a way to log network traffic…associated with a VPC.…Flow logs can be created for any VPC within your account.…Flow logs associated with a VPC will capture traffic…for every network interface in the VPC,…at roughly 15 minute intervals.…Similar to other AWS services,…VPC Flow Logs are stored in CloudWatch,…and are accessible via the web console.…
Upon creation, there is about a 10 minute delay…before the logs become visible within the console.…Since flow logs are published to CloudWatch,…an IAM role with the appropriate permissions,…including put log events, is necessary.…Flow logs can be configured…to store accepted or rejected network traffic.…It's also possible to collect both in a single log.…With all the events collected in a single log,…you can filter out the events you want for analysis.…VPC Flow Logs contain network traffic details,…
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- Exploring monitoring tools
- Understanding CloudWatch
- Using CloudWatch alarms
- Monitoring EC2 memory
- Using AWS Config
- Understanding AWS logging and ElasticSearch
- Combining CloudWatch and Lambda
Skill Level Intermediate
Amazon Web Services: High Availabilitywith Sharif Nijim2h 17m Intermediate
1. Exploring Monitoring Tools
2. Using AWS Config
3. Beyond Traditional Monitoring
4. Taking Action
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