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22 MAY 2019
RDS DB instances MultiAZ alteration.

This workflow enables the MultiAZ for RDS DB instances and then after a delay of 1 hour it forces it to fail over. Again after 1 hour of delay it disables the MultiAZ feature for the RDS DB instances and then sends a report

Increase EBS Volume size if Instance disk utilisation reaches 90%

Increases EBS Volume size when the instance's disk utilisation exceeds 90%

Deregister Older AMI's

This template takes the AMI's which are older than 15 days in your AWS account and deregister them. Deleting unused images is a good practice to remove junk from your aws account.

Set up alarms for DiskSpaceUtilization and set SNS topic

Takes the EC2 machines and creates an alarm to check the disk space utilization of those machines. This alarm will be raised if the disk space utilization of EC2 machines goes above 90% . High disk space utilization of the EC2 machines can be detected.

Report Redshift clusters without tags.

This workflow sends a report of Redshift clusters which does not have tags established by their organisations. Which tags are missing can be found in the report generated.

Report AWS EC2 instances without cloudWatch alarms (Custom metric).

Send report for all the EC2 Instances without a cloudwatch alarm attached to them.

Report ElasticSearch domains without cloudWatch alarms.

Send report of all the elasticSearch domains without a cloudwatch alarm attached to them.

Report Redshift clusters with high CPU utilization.

Sends a report of Redshift cluster if CPU utilization goes above than 90 %. Clusters with high CPU utilization should be rebooted this will improve the performance.

Expired ACM Certificates

Having expired ACM certificates lying around is not a AWS best practice and can potentially affect your application, in case they are picked during deployment.

Notify If number of EC2 Instances are more than 50

This workflow periodically finds if number of instances in your account are more than the limit set by you (default limit is 50) and sends a Email or Slack notification.

Report AWS ElastiCache clusters without CloudWatch alarms.

Send a report of ElastiCache clusters without a cloudwatch alarm attached to them.

Report Elasticache cluster with high CPU utilization.

Sends a report of Elasticache clusters if there CPU utilization goes above than 90 %. Clusters with high CPUUtilization should be rebooted this will improve the performance.