AWS Lambda lets you run code without provisioning or managing servers. With Lambda, you can run code for virtually any type of application or backend service - all with zero administration. Just upload your code and Lambda takes care of everything required to run and scale your code with high availability. You can set up your code to automatically trigger from other AWS services or call it directly from any web or mobile app.
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Using this App:
When an alert is triggered,It will automatically call the respective AWS Lambda function. AWS lambda function will provide a response which can be visible in splunk dashboard. Splunk Admin can easily track counts of AWS Lambda triggered via Splunk Dashboard.
This add-on must be configured before use. Click Configuration to supply the required settings.
Parameters required for configuring AWS Add-On :
1. Access Key
2. Secret Key
Parameters required for AWS Alert Action :
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