Create IAM Role

Create IAM Role


  • You need to create IAM Role on each instance that will make a permission to put custom metric to AWS CloudWatch
    1. Go to the AWS Management Console and open the IAM Console home page.
    2. In the navigation pane, choose Roles and then Create role. Install CloudWatch Agent
    3. In the Create role task, choose use case EC2 then click Next Permission.
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    4. Choose Policy name CloudWatchAgentServerPolicy. Install CloudWatch Agent
    5. Add tags: Key and Value.
    6. Add Role Information Role name, Role description then click Create role Install CloudWatch Agent