Amazon EBS Volume VolumeIdleTime Metric

Amazon.AmazonWebServices.Rule.VolumeMetric.VolumeIdleTime (Rule)

The total number of seconds in the period when no read or write operations were submitted.

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Amazon EBS Volume VolumeIdleTime Metric

The total number of seconds in the period when no read or write operations were submitted.

Units: Seconds

Element properties:

TargetAmazon.AmazonWebServices.EbsVolume
CategoryPerformanceCollection
EnabledTrue
Alert GenerateFalse
RemotableTrue

Member Modules:

ID Module Type TypeId RunAs 
DS DataSource Amazon.AmazonWebServices.MetricCollectionTimerDataSource Default
WriteToDB WriteAction Microsoft.SystemCenter.CollectPerformanceData Default
WriteToDW WriteAction Microsoft.SystemCenter.DataWarehouse.PublishPerformanceData Default

Source Code:

<Rule ID="Amazon.AmazonWebServices.Rule.VolumeMetric.VolumeIdleTime" Enabled="true" Target="Amazon.AmazonWebServices.EbsVolume" ConfirmDelivery="false" Remotable="true" Priority="Normal" DiscardLevel="100">
<Category>PerformanceCollection</Category>
<DataSources>
<DataSource ID="DS" TypeID="Amazon.AmazonWebServices.MetricCollectionTimerDataSource">
<WorkFlowName>VolumeIdleTimeRuleTimer</WorkFlowName>
<StartTimeInSeconds>480</StartTimeInSeconds>
<IntervalTimeInSeconds>900</IntervalTimeInSeconds>
<NamespaceFilter>AWS/EBS</NamespaceFilter>
<MetricName>VolumeIdleTime</MetricName>
<ResourceName>VolumeId</ResourceName>
<ResourceId>$Target/Property[Type='Amazon.AmazonWebServices.EbsVolume']/Id$</ResourceId>
<TimeSpan>15</TimeSpan>
<Period>60</Period>
<StatisticType>Average</StatisticType>
<RegionName>$Target/Property[Type='Amazon.AmazonWebServices.Component']/RegionName$</RegionName>
<ObjectName>Amazon EBS Volume</ObjectName>
</DataSource>
</DataSources>
<WriteActions>
<WriteAction ID="WriteToDB" TypeID="SC!Microsoft.SystemCenter.CollectPerformanceData"/>
<WriteAction ID="WriteToDW" TypeID="SCDW!Microsoft.SystemCenter.DataWarehouse.PublishPerformanceData"/>
</WriteActions>
</Rule>