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AWS Data Sources

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AWS Data Sources Plugin

The AWS Data Sources plugin allows you to create data sources for all AWS services with Grafana plugins.

Read more about it here.

Installing AWS Data Sources on Grafana Cloud:

For more information, visit the docs on plugin installation.


v1.8.0 (2022-07-21)

  • Use aws/aws-sdk-go instead of Grafana internal repo by @fridgepoet in
  • Paginate calls to DescribeElasticsearchDomains (#118) by @joanlopez in

Full Changelog:

v1.7.1 (2022-05-06)

  • UI: Surface AWS SDK errors to UI as warning messages (#114).

v1.7.0 (2022-01-31)

  • Chore: Update Grafana SDK (JS/Go) dependencies.

v1.6.1 (2022-01-25)

  • Bug fixes: Fix account id and name mapping when listing resources.

v1.6.0 (2022-01-14)

  • Bug fixes: Use the default credentials when listing non-flat resources for the account that owns the workspace.

v1.5.0 (2021-10-29)

  • Athena: Support for provisioning Athena data sources.
  • Redshift: Support for provisioning Redshift data sources.

v1.4.1 (2021-10-11)

  • OpenSearch: Fix datasource provisioning when version is autodetected.

v1.4.0 (2021-10-08)

  • OpenSearch: Fix detected Elasticsearch version when migrating from OpenDistro or Elasticsearch datasource.
  • OpenSearch: Autodetect Elasticsearch and OpenSearch versions when provisioning OpenSearch datasources.

v1.3.0 (2021-07-27)

  • OpenSearch: Multiple changes introduced into the migration dialogue box and the underlying logics.
  • OpenSearch: Replaced grafana-es-open-distro-datasource plugin support in favor of grafana-opensearch-datasource.
  • Bug fixes: Minor UI fixes.

v1.2.0 (2021-03-30)

  • Open Distro: Multiple changes introduced into the migration dialogue box and the underlying logics.
  • Amazon Web Services: The default auth type has been replaced with the new ec2_iam_role type.
  • Amazon Web Services: The name of some services has been updated (e.g. Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus).
  • Assets: Set up different service icons based on the Grafana theme (dark vs light).
  • Bug fixes: Minor UI fixes with the light theme.

v1.1.0 (2021-03-23)

  • Open Distro: Support for provisioning Open Distro data sources and migrating the old ones.
  • Bug fixes: Minor bug fixes on navigation and provisioning.

v1.0.0 (2020-12-21)

  • Amazon Web Services: Support for single accounts and organizational accounts.
  • Provisioning: Support for CloudWatch, IoT SiteWise, Timestream, X-Ray, Elasticsearch and Prometheus.
  • Settings: Bulk settings for CloudWatch (custom metrics) and Prometheus (scrape interval, query timeout).