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Relational Database Service (RDS)

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a managed SQL database service provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS). Amazon RDS supports an array of database engines to store and organize data and helps with database management tasks, such as migration, backup, recovery, and patching.

aws.rds.BinLogDiskUsage

The amount of disk space occupied by binary logs on the master. Applies to MySQL read replicas.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.CPUUtilization

The percentage of CPU utilization.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Gauge

Value Type

%

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Average

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.DatabaseConnections

The number of database connections in use.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.DiskQueueDepth

The number of outstanding I/Os (read/write requests) waiting to access the disk.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.FreeableMemory

The amount of available random access memory, in megabytes.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Gauge

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.FreeStorageSpace

The amount of available storage space in bytes.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Gauge

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.NetworkReceiveThroughput

The incoming (Receive) network traffic on the DB instance, including both customer database traffic and Amazon RDS traffic used for monitoring and replication. The metric is measured in bytes per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.NetworkTransmitThroughput

The outgoing (Transmit) network traffic on the DB instance, including both customer database traffic and Amazon RDS traffic used for monitoring and replication. The metric is measured in bytes per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.ReadIOPS

The average number of read I/O operations per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.ReadLatency

The average amount of seconds taken per read I/O operation.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

relativeTime

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Average

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.ReadThroughput

The average number of bytes read from disk per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.ReplicaLag

The amount of time, in nanoseconds, a Read Replica DB instance lags behind the source DB instance.

Note

This metric applies to MySQL read replicas.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

relativeTime

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.SwapUsage

The amount of swap space used by the database, measured in megabytes.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Gauge

Value Type

Byte

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.WriteIOPS

The average number of write I/O operations per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.WriteLatency

The average amount of time taken per write I/O operation.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

relativeTime

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Average

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Average

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max

aws.rds.WriteThroughput

The average number of bytes written to disk per second.

Note

For more information, refer to the Amazon Relational Database (RDS) documentation.

Metadata

Description

Metric Type

Counter

Value Type

Integer

Segment By

CloudProvider

Default Time Aggregation

Rate

Available Time Aggregation Formats

Avg, Rate, Sum, Min, Max

Default Group Aggregation

Sum

Available Group Aggregation Formats

Avg, Sum, Min, Max