SelectStar

Amazon DynamoDB

Connection Information

The following information is required by SelectStar in order to monitor to your Amazon DynamoDB tables:

Field
API Field
Description

Region

region

Region in which your tables are contained within AWS. One of: US East (N Virginia), US East (Ohio), US West (N. California), US West (Oregon), Government Cloud, Canada (Central), South America (São Paulo), EU (Ireland), EU (Frankfort), EU (London), Asia Pacific (Mumbai), Asia Pacific (Tokyo), Asia Pacific (Seoul), Asia Pacific (Singapore), Asia Pacific (Sydney)

Table Name Filter Condition

conditions

Optional filter for table names. One of: NONE [default], EQUALS, CONTAINS, STARTS WITH

Table Name Filter

filter

Condition that filters the tables

Credentials

Field
API Field
Description

Access Key ID

access_key_id

Provided through AWS Access Identity and IAM

Secret Access Key

secret_access_key

Access key's secret key

Access Rights

Before attempting to monitor your tables with SelectStar, ensure the AWS user has the following statement in one of their permission policies:

{
  "Sid": "SelectStarAccess",
  "Action": [
    "cloudwatch:Describe*",
    "cloudwatch:Get*",
    "cloudwatch:List*",
    "dynamodb:list*",
    "dynamodb:describe*",
    "iam:Get*",
    "iam:List*",
    "dynamodb:list*",
    "dynamodb:describe*"
  ],
  "Effect": "Allow",
  "Resource": "*"
}