AWS Chatbot

Dynatrace ingests metrics for multiple preselected namespaces, including AWS Chatbot. You can view metrics for each service instance, split metrics into multiple dimensions, and create custom charts that you can pin to your dashboards.


To enable monitoring for this service, you need

Add the service to monitoring

In order to view the service metrics, you must add the service to monitoring in your Dynatrace environment.

Configure service metrics

Once you add a service, Dynatrace starts automatically collecting a suite of metrics for this particular service. These are recommended metrics.

Recommended metrics:

  • Are enabled by default
  • Can't be disabled
  • Can have recommended dimensions (enabled by default, can't be disabled)
  • Can have optional dimensions (disabled by default, can be enabled)

Apart from the recommended metrics, most services have the possibility of enabling optional metrics.

Optional metrics:

  • Can be added and configured manually

Import preset dashboards

Dynatrace provides preset AWS dashboards that you can import from GitHub to your environment's dashboard page. Once you download a preset dashboard locally, there are two ways to import it.


Available metrics

Name Description Unit Statistics Dimensions Recommended
EventsProcessed The number of event notifications received by AWS Chatbot Count Sum ConfigurationName ✔️
EventsProcessed Count Sum Region ✔️
EventsThrottled The number of throttled notifications Count Sum Region ✔️
MessageDeliveryFailure The number of messages that failed to deliver to the chat client Count Sum ConfigurationName ✔️
MessageDeliveryFailure Count Sum Region ✔️
MessageDeliverySuccess The number of messages successfully delivered to the chat client Count Sum ConfigurationName
MessageDeliverySuccess Count Sum Region
UnsupportedEvents The number of unsupported events or messages attempted Count Sum ConfigurationName ✔️
UnsupportedEvents Count Sum Region ✔️


The metrics for throttled events are region-wide and have no dimension for any specific configuration.