Querying AWS CloudTrail logs with Amazon Athena

Published on Jul 05, 2017

To learn more or request help with your proof-of-concept, please visit: http://amzn.to/2sSJ5oA. Get started with Amazon Athena by analyzing valuable log data directly from Amazon S3. Amazon Athena is an interactive query service that makes it easy to analyze data in Amazon S3 using standard SQL. Athena is serverless, so there is no infrastructure to manage, and you pay only for the queries that you run. In this short video, we first show you how to enable Amazon CloudTrail logging and collect them in Amazon S3. Then, we'll define the table schema for the Cloudtrail logs through the Athena console. Finally, we run a few analytic queries to show you the type of insights you can easily get from your data.