Set up Firetail API Gateway logging in an AWS Region

March 13, 2023
May 30, 2023

This integration sets up logging resources in an AWS account region.

1. Go to the Integrations tab on the dashboard. Click Create Integration.

2. Select AWS API inventory.

3. Enter an integration name.

4. Select the AWS Region.

5. Select an application from the dropdown, or click Create to create a new application. Learn more about applications here.

6. If you have previously created an app token for the select application, copy the value into the App token field. Otherwise click Create to create an APP token. Enter a name for the token. Click OK. Copy the APP token and store somewhere for future reference. Copy the app token. This is needed when the template is launced.

7. Log in to AWS.

8. Click Launch Cloudformation to launch the template. This opens in a new window.

9. Paste the app token into the FTKEY field.

9. Select the checkbox; I acknowledge that AWS CloudFormation might create IAM resources. Click Create.

10. When the CloudFormation Stack has a status of CREATE_COMPLETE, copy the FiretailRoleARN and the FiretailCloudwatchARN from the Outputs tab.

11. Paste the above data into the AWS Cloudwatch group ARN and AWS Role Arn fields respectively.

12. Click Submit.