F5 Telemetry Streaming (TS) to AWS CloudWatch

From Big-IP1, iApps => Package Management LX. Note the f5-telemetry package is installed.

Do the same for Big-IP2.

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From Postman, “Lab 4.6 - Telemetry Streaming” => “Step 1: Confirm Telemetry Streaming REST API - BIGIP1” => [Send].

“Status: 200 OK” response signals that the Telemetry Streaming Extension (TS) is ready on Big-IP1.

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From Postman, “Lab 4.6 - Telemetry Streaming” => “Step 2: Confirm Telemetry Streaming REST API - BIGIP2” => [Send].

“Status: 200 OK” response signals that the Telemetry Streaming Extension (TS) is ready on Big-IP2.

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From Postman, “Lab 4.6 - Telemetry Streaming” => “Step 3: Telemetry Streaming AWS - BIGIP1” => [Send].

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“Status: 200 OK” response signals that the Telemetry Streaming Extension (TS) declaration successfully completed processing on Big-IP1.

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Do the same for Big-IP2. From Postman, “Lab 4.6 - Telemetry Streaming” => “Step 4: Telemetry Streaming AWS - BIGIP2” => [Send].

“Status: 200 OK” response signals that the Telemetry Streaming Extension (TS) declaration successfully completed processing on Big-IP2.

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From the AWS Console, Services => type “cloudwatch” in the search box, choose “CloudWatch” from the drop-down results.

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From the AWS Console, CloudWatch => Logs => Log Groups => studentf5labdev => log-stream. Hit the refresh icon frequently.

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Eventually you will see telemetry data from hostname: bigip1.f5lab.dev and hostname: bigip2.f5lab.dev appearing in to the log-stream.

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