This topic describes how to set the monitoring frequency for an RDS PPAS instance.

Background information

RDS PPAS supports two monitoring frequencies:
  • Once per 60 seconds (monitoring period: 30 days)
  • Once per 300 seconds (monitoring period: 30 days)


  1. Log on to the RDS console.
  2. In the upper-left corner, select the region where the target RDS instance is located.选择地域
  3. Find the target RDS instance and click the instance ID.
  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Monitoring and Alerts.
    Note For information about the monitoring metrics supported by the instance, see View resource monitoring data.
  5. Click the Monitoring tab.
  6. Click Set Monitoring Frequency.
  7. In the Set Monitoring Frequency dialog box, select the monitoring frequency and click OK.Set Monitoring Frequency


API Description
DescribeDBInstanceMonitor Used to query the monitoring data of an RDS instance.