Amazon CloudWatch
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Amazon CloudWatchAlarm State Change
Then do this...
PagerDutyAdd Trigger Event

Integrating PagerDuty with CloudWatch can be tricky - use this Zap to simplify the process. Just pick your CloudWatch Alarm, and then your PageryDuty service - and Zapier will do the rest!

How It Works

  1. A CloudWatch Alarm's state changes to ALARM
  2. Zapier triggers a new incident in PagerDuty for your chosen service

What You Need

  • Amazon CloudWatch account with at least one alarm
  • PagerDuty account with at least one service

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When this happens...
then do this!
New Alarm

Triggers when a new alarm is added.

Enable Alarm Actions

Enable the actions for a chosen alarm.

Alarm State Change

Triggers when the state of an alarm changes (e.g. from "OK" to "ALARM").

Set Alarm State

Temporarily sets the state of a chosen alarm.

New or Updated Incident

Triggers when new incidents are created, or when existing incidents change state.

Disable Alarm Actions

Disable the actions for a chosen alarm.

Add Acknowledge Event

Acknowledge the incident with this Incident Key.

Add Trigger Event

Trigger an incident in PagerDuty with this Incident Key.

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Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS cloud resources and the applications you run on AWS.

PagerDuty is the leading digital operations management platform for businesses, that integrates with ITOps and DevOps monitoring stacks to improve operational reliability and agility. From enriching and aggregating events to correlating them into actionable incidents, PagerDuty provides insights so you can intelligently respond to critical disruptions for exceptional customer experience. With hundreds of native integrations with monitoring and collaboration tools, automated scheduling, advanced reporting, and guaranteed reliability, PagerDuty is trusted by thousands of organizations globally to increase business and employee efficiency.

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