CloudSearch

Overview

Amazon CloudSearch is a managed service in the AWS Cloud that makes it simple and cost-effective to set up, manage, and scale a search solution for your website or application.

Setup

Installation

If you haven’t already, first set up the AWS CloudWatch integration. No additional steps are needed for installation.

Configuration

On the AWS CloudWatch integration page, ensure that the CloudSearch service is selected for metric collection.

Metrics

Name Description
SuccessfulRequests
(count)
The number of search requests successfully processed by a search
instance.
SearchableDocuments
(count)
The number of searchable documents in the domain’s search index.
IndexUtilization
(percent)
The percentage of the search instance’s index capacity that has
been used. The Maximum value indicates the percentage of the
domain’s index capacity that has been used.
Partitions
(count)
The number of partitions the index is distributed across.

Available Tags

Name Description
awsaccount AWS account associated with the metrics
clientid AWS account ID
domainname Name of the search domain
region Name of the region