Documentation forAppOptics

Simple Notification Service (SNS)


Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) is a flexible, fully managed pub/sub messaging and mobile notifications service for coordinating the delivery of messages to subscribing endpoints and clients.



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


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


Name Description
NumberOfMessagesPublished (count) The number of messages published.
PublishSize (bytes) The size of messages published.
NumberOfNotificationsDelivered (count) The number of messages successfully delivered.
NumberOfNotificationsFailed (count) The number of messages that Amazon SNS failed to deliver. This metric is applied after Amazon SNS stops attempting message deliveries to Amazon SQS, email, SMS, or mobile push endpoints.
SMSSuccessRate (count) The rate of successful SMS message deliveries.

Available Tags

Name Description
application Application objects (app and device) registered with push notification services
awsaccount AWS account associated with the metrics
platform Platform for the push notification services
region Name of the region
topicname Amazon SNS topic name

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