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Notify me in Slack when an Amazon CloudWatch Alarm is triggered

  1. When this happensStep 1: Alarm State Change

  2. Then do thisStep 2: Send Channel Message

Make sure the whole team is aware when Amazon CloudWatch alarms are triggered. Use this Zap to notify a Slack channel, instead of keeping email addresses up to date in CloudWatch.

How It Works

  1. An Amazon CloudWatch alarm changes state
  2. Zapier posts a message to Slack, notifying the whole team

What You Need

  • Amazon AWS account with at least one CloudWatch alarm
  • Slack account
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It's easy to connect Amazon CloudWatch + Slack and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

All Triggers & Actions

Alarm State Change

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

InstantNew Public Message Posted Anywhere

Triggers when a new message is posted to any public channel.

InstantNew Message Posted to Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

InstantNew File

Triggers when a new file is uploaded to your workspace.

InstantNew Message Posted to Private Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #private-channel or multi-dm.

New Alarm

Triggers when a new alarm is added.

InstantNew Channel

Triggers whenever a new #channel is created.

InstantNew Team Custom Emoji

Triggers when a custom emoji has been added to a team.

InstantNew Mention

Triggers when a username or highlight word is mentioned in a public #channel.

InstantNew Pushed Message

Triggers when you click the "Push to Zapier" button from a message in Slack.

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