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Integrate Opsgenie with Amazon Route 53 Health Check

What does Opsgenie Opsgenie offer Amazon Route 53 Health Check users?

Use Opsgenie Amazon Route 53 Health Check Integration to forward Amazon Route 53 Health Check alerts to Opsgenie. Opsgenie determines the right people to notify based on on-call schedules– notifies via email, text messages (SMS), phone calls and iOS & Android push notifications, and escalates alerts until the alert is acknowledged or closed.

Functionality of the integration

When an alert is created in Amazon Route 53 Health Check, an alert is created in Opsgenie automatically through the integration.

Add Amazon Route 53 Health Check Integration to Opsgenie

  1. Go to Settings → Integrations. Search for Amazon Route 53 Health Check and select Add

Under the Free and Essentials plans, the tabs under the Team dashboard are limited to Main, Integrations, Members, and Activity Stream.

2. Specify who is notified of Amazon Route 53 Health Check alerts using the Responders field. Auto-complete suggestions are provided as you type.

Did you know that you can also add this integration from your team dashboard? 

If you want your team to be the owner of this integration, add it from your team dashboard. Opsgenie will assign the alerts received through this integration to your team only.

To do that;

  1. Go to Teams,

  2. Find your team and select it to go to your team dashboard,

  3. From your team navigation, select Integrations,

  4. Select Add integration.

3. Click Save Integration.

Amazon route 53 Health Check integration

4. Create an SNS topic.

Amazon Route 53 Health Check SNS topic

5. Add an HTTPS subscription to the topic with the Opsgenie API endpoint by using the URL provided from the Opsgenie Integration.

Amazon Route 53 Health Check subscription

Upon successfully configuring SNS subscription to Opsgenie a confirmation alert is created in Opsgenie.

6. Configure health check to send notifications to the SNS topic previously created.

Configuration in Amazon Route 53 Health Check

Amazon Route 53 Health Check Configuration

1. After configuring the Health Check, a Get notified when health check fails window opens.

2. Click Yes and Send Notification to Existing Topic.

3. Choose the topic created for Opsgenie usage.

4. Click Create Health Check.

Amazon Route 53 Health Check Creation

Sample Webhook Message from Opsgenie Amazon Route 53 Health Check Plugin

JSON

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 { "Type" : "Notification", "MessageId" : "fa97d391-ae96-585b-97dc-830e0d4935e9", "TopicArn" : "arn:aws:sns:us-east-1:72918xxxxxxx:test-sns-for-route53", "Subject" : "ALARM: \"try2-awsroute53-23065a3c-3d3d-467f-8930-xxxxxx-Low-Health...\" in US East - N. Virginia", "Message" : "{\"AlarmName\":\"try2-awsroute53-23065a3c-3d3d-xxxx-x0-82cbb897a5ab-Low-HealthCheckStatus\",\"AlarmDescription\":null,\"AWSAccountId\":\"729181xxxxxx\",\"NewStateValue\":\"ALARM\",\"NewStateReason\":\"Threshold Crossed: 1 datapoint (0.0) was less than the threshold (1.0).\",\"StateChangeTime\":\"2016-11-11T10:46:55.660+0000\",\"Region\":\"US East - N. Virginia\",\"OldStateValue\":\"INSUFFICIENT_DATA\",\"Trigger\":{\"MetricName\":\"HealthCheckStatus\",\"Namespace\":\"AWS/Route53\",\"Statistic\":\"MINIMUM\",\"Unit\":null,\"Dimensions\":[{\"name\":\"HealthCheckId\",\"value\":\"23065a3c-xxxx-467f-8930-82cbb897a5ab\"}],\"Period\":60,\"EvaluationPeriods\":1,\"ComparisonOperator\":\"LessThanThreshold\",\"Threshold\":1.0}}", "Timestamp" : "2016-11-11T10:46:55.762Z", "SignatureVersion" : "1", "Signature" : "YuaEzc4ZGxWI68sBukJ0+Bn5NpI2uLpKJwmVU5uhj7+xxxxS+YprbcNH0fT22QyzxCt5oyouFMJO860ULeV8KNd0GZjJhg6xukxiXQJk3pTe9ecvqRDQVsTnVOZUII9+ITZNEFgsQ3mIZXElb8hhJixnPZJEVYSutqyDtA807HS9LSL5aLrnNCOBzqAx493phcf6b60DeyX2+m1N8WAjclDTC6UwJwaIRX+5OHnfi2+xxxxxxxxxxxxxHRcgaj2XLhe5jApIHp5L8QnVGhBpopJ56gNytvCj7/5FWg==", "SigningCertURL" : "https://sns.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/SimpleNotificationService-b95095bebxxxxxafc7f4149a.pem", "UnsubscribeURL" : "https://sns.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/?Action=Unsubscribe&SubscriptionArn=arn:aws:sns:us-east-1:72918xxxxxx:test-sns-for-route53:d6533783-f9a2-xxxxxd2-3bcedd92a8ec" }

This payload is parsed by Opsgenie as:

JSON

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 [ "Type" : "Notification", "MessageId" : "fa97d391-ae96-xxxxx-830e0d4935e9", "TopicArn" : "arn:aws:sns:us-east-1:72918xxxxxx:test-sns-for-route53", "Subject" : "ALARM: \"try2-awsroute53-23065a3c-3xxxxx4xxx-82cbb897a5ab-Low-Health...\" in US East - N. Virginia", "AlarmName" : "try2-awsroute53-23065a3c-3d3d-467xxxxxxxx-Low-HealthCheckStatus", "AlarmDescription" : null, "AWSAccountID" : "72918xxxxxx", "NewStateValue" : "ALARM", "NewStateReason" : "Threshold Crossed: 1 datapoint (0.0) was less than the threshold (1.0).", "StateChangeTime" : "2016-11-11T10:46:55.660+0000", "Region" : "US East - N. Virginia", "OldStateValue" : "INSUFFICIENT_DATA" ]

 

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