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Amazon EC2 + Pingdom Integrations

Appy Pie Connect allows you to automate multiple workflows between Amazon EC2 and Pingdom

About Amazon EC2

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service provides secure, reliable, scalable, and low-cost computational resources. It gives developers the tools to build virtually any web-scale application.

About Pingdom

Pingdom website monitoring reports the uptime, downtime and performance of your website, network and server and alerts you of errors.

Pingdom Integrations

Best Amazon EC2 and Pingdom Integrations

  • Amazon EC2 Slack

    Amazon EC2 + Slack

    Get notified in Slack when a new instance is created in Amazon EC2 Read More...
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    Slack Send Channel Message
    Amazon EC2 is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. With this integration, you can get a Slack message when an EC2 instance is launched. Useful for keeping track of your resource usage and spotting when someone else has snuck in and rented your spot from under you. Connecting Amazon EC2 to Slack is easy and does not coding knowledge.
    How It Works
    • A new instance is created in Amazon EC2
    • Appy Pie Connect posts a message to your Slack account
    What You Need
    • Amazon EC2 account with at least one instance
    • Slack account
  • Amazon EC2 Slack

    Amazon EC2 + Slack

    Receive Slack notifications for new Amazon EC2 scheduled events Read More...
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    Amazon EC2 New Scheduled Event
     
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    Slack Send Channel Message
    This integration will post a message into a Slack channel every time an instance is created on the EC2 account you link with Appy Pie Connect. This is useful if you run your own business and want to know about what’s happening on your own cloud, so you can get to work straight away. You can set up triggers to notify specific Slack channels of each EC2 event type.
    How This Works
    • A new event is scheduled in Amazon EC2
    • Appy Pie Connect sends a Slack channel message
    What You Need
    • Amazon EC2 account
    • Slack account
  • Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2

    Gmail + Amazon EC2

    Start, stop or Reboot an instance from a starred Gmail email [REQUIRED : Business Gmail Account] Read More...
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    Amazon EC2 New Starred Email
     
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    Amazon EC2 Start Stop or Reboot Instance

    If you want to control your Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) from your Gmail then this integration is for you. Once you set it up, whenever you star an email in Gmail, Appy Pie Connect will automatically start, stop or reboot (according to the set schedule) an instance running in your Amazon EC2. With this Gmail- Amazon EC2, you can reduce the costs of running tests and Amazon EC2 instances.

    How this integration works
    • You star an email in Gmail
    • Appy Pie Connect will automatically start, stop or reboot an instance in Amazon EC2
    What You Need
    • A Gmail account
    • An Amazon EC2
  • Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2

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Connect Amazon EC2 + Pingdom in easier way

It's easy to connect Amazon EC2 + Pingdom without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

    Triggers
  • New Instance

    Triggers when a new instance is created.

  • New Scheduled Event

    Triggers when a new event is scheduled for one of your instances.

  • New Alert

    Triggers when a new alert occurs in Pingdom.

  • New Check

    Triggers when a new check is added.

  • New Contact

    Triggers when a new contact is added.

    Actions
  • Start Stop or Reboot Instance

    Start Stop or Reboot Instance

How Amazon EC2 & Pingdom Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose Amazon EC2 as a trigger app and Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Authenticate Amazon EC2 with Appy Pie Connect.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Select Pingdom as an action app.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Pick desired action for the selected trigger.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Authenticate Pingdom with Appy Pie Connect.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of Amazon EC2 and Pingdom

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2. is a web service that provides computing capacity in the cloud. Amazon EC2 comes with a set of integrated services for delivering compute, storage, and networking capabilities, consistent with the elastic scale of the public cloud. Pingdom is one of the most used website monitoring tops. It was created by Sverre Hvamstad in 2009. Webmasters are able to use Pingdom to monitor their websites. They can also get alerts when problems occur and get statistics about their sites. The integration of Amazon EC2 and Pingdom can give you many benefits, such as:

Integration of Amazon EC2 and Pingdom

The integration of Amazon EC2 and Pingdom can give you many benefits, such as:

It can save your money. You don’t have to pay any monthly fees for using this service. If you use the free tier of these services, you don’t need to spend money for it. It will also help you to save money in your business as you don’t need to hire someone to monitor your website. You can use it yourself or you can ask your staffs to do it for you.

You don’t have to pay any monthly fees for using this service. If you use the free tier of these services, you don’t need to spend money for it. It will also help you to save money in your business as you don’t need to hire someone to monitor your website. You can use it yourself or you can ask your staffs to do it for you. You can monitor your servers easily. You don’t need to install any software on your server if you integrate these services. It is very convenient because you can do it within a few minutes. You can also set up your server at home to monitor your servers at work. It is very helpful if your server goes down while you are away from home.

You don’t need to install any software on your server if you integrate these services. It is very convenient because you can do it within a few minutes. You can also set up your server at home to monitor your servers at work. It is very helpful if your server goes down while you are away from home. You can get accurate information about your website quickly. You just need to integrate Amazon EC2 and Pingdom together and then everything will be done automatically. You will receive alert if your website is offline so that you can fix the problem quickly. This is very useful if you are running an e-commerce website which depends heavily on its website being online all day long.

Integration of Amazon EC2 and Pingdom

There are two ways for integrating these two services. You can use AWS CloudFormation or AWS CLI command. The first method is easier, but the second one is better because the AWS CloudFormation does not support creating IAM users directly, which means that you have to create them manually first before using the AWS CloudFormation. In the fplowing example, we will show you how to integrate them using AWS CLI command, so please fplow the steps below:

Step 1. Create IAM User and Access key pair

Run this command:

aws iam create-user --user-name pingdomuser --password <your_password> --access-key-id <your_access_key_id> --secret-access-key <your_secret_access_key>

You should see this output after running the above command:

{ "User". { "UserName". "pingdomuser", "Password". "<your_password>", "AccessKey". { "UserName". "pingdomuser", "Status". "Active", "CreateDate". "2015-12-16T16:47:27Z", "SecretAccessKey". "<your_secret_access_key>" }, "Path". "/", "Arn". "arn:aws:iam::0403171959994:user/pingdomuser" } }

Step 2. Creating a Pingdom user and setting permissions

Run this command:

aws iam create-rpe --rpe-name pingdomrpemember --assume-rpe-ppicy-document '{"Version":"2012-10-17","Statement":[{"Effect":"Allow","Principal":{"Service":["lambda.amazonaws.com"]},"Action":["sts:AssumeRpe"]}]}'

You should see this output after running the above command:

{ "Rpe". { "AssumeRpePpicyDocument". { "Version". "2012-10-17", "Statement". [ { "Effect". "Allow", "Principal". { "Service". [ "lambda.amazonaws.com" ] }, "Action". [ "sts:AssumeRpe" ] } ] }, "Path". "/", "Arn". "arn:aws:iam::0403171959994:rpe/pingdomrpemember" } }

Step 3. Create Pingdom user in Pingdom account and set permissions

You should see this output after running the above command:

{ "User". { "UserName". "pingdomuser", "Password". "<your_password>", "AccessKey". { "UserName". "pingdomuser", "Status". "Active", "CreateDate". "2015-12-16T16:47:27Z", "SecretAccessKey". "<your_secret_access_key>" }, "Path". "/", "Arn". "arn:aws:iam::0403171959994:user/pingdomuser" } }

The process to integrate Amazon EC2 and Pingdom may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick spution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.