Overview

A CloudWatch Alarm that triggers the AWS bill reaches the specified threshold (default: 100 USD). (Note: Should be deployed in N. Virgina Region - us-east-1)

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AWSTemplateFormatVersion: '2010-09-09'
Description: ''
Resources:
  SnsTopic:
    Type: 'AWS::SNS::Topic'
    Properties:
      Subscription:
        - Endpoint: email@example.com
          Protocol: email
      TopicName: alarm-action
  CloudWatchAlarm:
    Type: 'AWS::CloudWatch::Alarm'
    Properties:
      AlarmName: billing_alarm
      AlarmDescription: >-
        A CloudWatch Alarm that triggers the AWS bill reaches the specified
        threshold (default: 100 USD). (Note: Should be deployed in N. Virgina
        Region - us-east-1)
      MetricName: EstimatedCharges
      Namespace: AWS/Billing
      Statistic: Maximum
      Period: '21600'
      EvaluationPeriods: '1'
      Threshold: '100'
      ComparisonOperator: GreaterThanOrEqualToThreshold
      AlarmActions:
        - Ref: SnsTopic
      Dimensions:
        - Name: Currency
          Value: USD
Parameters: {}
Metadata: {}
Conditions: {}

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Configuration Source: AWS Documentation

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