VPN Service

Overview

AWS managed VPN Service allows you to create an IPsec VPN connection between your VPC and your remote network.

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 VPN Service is selected for metric collection.

Metrics

Name Description
AWS.VPN.TunnelDataIn
(bytes)
The number of bytes transferred ingress.
AWS.VPN.TunnelDataOut
(bytes)
The number of bytes transferred egress.
AWS.VPN.TunnelState
(count)
The number of active VPN tunnels

Available Tags

Name Description
awsaccount AWS account associated with the metrics
region Name of AWS Region
tunnelipaddress IP Address of tunnel endpoint
vpnid AWS VPN ID