Amazon WorkSpaces

Dynatrace ingests metrics for multiple preselected namespaces, including Amazon WorkSpaces. 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
Available The number of WorkSpaces that returned a healthy status Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
Available Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
ConnectionAttempt The number of connection attempts Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
ConnectionAttempt Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
ConnectionFailure The number of failed connections Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
ConnectionFailure Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
ConnectionSuccess The number of successful connections Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
ConnectionSuccess Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
InSessionLatency The round-trip time (RTT) between the WorkSpaces client and the WorkSpace Milliseconds Multi WorkspaceId ✔️
InSessionLatency Milliseconds Multi Region, DirectoryId ✔️
Maintenance The number of WorkSpaces that are under maintenance Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
Maintenance Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
SessionDisconnect The number of connections that were closed, including user-initiated and failed connections Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
SessionDisconnect Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
SessionLaunchTime The amount of time it takes to initiate a WorkSpaces session Seconds Multi WorkspaceId ✔️
SessionLaunchTime Seconds Multi Region, DirectoryId ✔️
Stopped The number of WorkSpaces that are stopped Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
Stopped Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
Unhealthy The number of WorkSpaces that returned an unhealthy status Count Sum WorkspaceId ✔️
Unhealthy Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️
UserConnected The number of WorkSpaces that have a user connected Count Sum WorkspaceId
UserConnected Count Sum Region, DirectoryId ✔️