Enabling Amazon CloudWatch Lambda Insights

To enable Amazon CloudWatch Lambda Insights, follow the steps below:

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the AWS Lambda console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/lambda/

  2. Then, open the Functions page of the Lambda console.

  3. Choose the Function for which you want to enable Lambda Insights. When Figure 1 appears, click on the Configuration tab page therein.

    Figure 1 : Editing the Monitor options for a chosen Lambda function

  4. From the left panel of the Configuration tab page, pick the Monitoring and operations tools option.

  5. The right panel will then change to display a Monitoring and operations tools page. Click on the Edit button here (as indicated by Figure 1).

  6. Figure 2 will then appear. Push the Enhanced monitoring slider in Figure 2 to the right to enable Lambda insights.

    Figure 2 : Enabling Lambda Insights

  7. Finally, click on Save to save the changes.

  8. Now, repeat steps 3-7 for each Lambda function you want to monitor.