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Deploy to Multiple Accounts and Regions

Learn how to deploy the AWS Observability Solution for a single AWS region and account.

This topic has instructions for deploying AWS Observability Solution to multiple AWS accounts and regions
using Stack Sets.

Before you start

  1. Complete the prerequisites for StackSets as descibed in the AWS documentation.
  2. Install the apps by running the AWS CloudFormation Stack once in any given account and region. Use the configuration below to set up only app dashboards.
    1. Install AWS Observability Apps as Yes.
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    2. Select the Sumo Logic Metrics Sources to create as None.
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    3. Enable ALB Access logging as None and Create Sumo Logic ALB Logs Source as No.
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    4. Create Sumo Logic CloudTrail Logs Source as ‘No’.
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    5. Create Sumo Logic CloudWatch Logs Source as No.
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Use the AWS CloudFormation template with StackSets

  1. Go to Stack Sets in your AWS account.
  2. Click Create StackSet.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 1.png
  3. Paste the URL - in the Amazon S3 URL option and click Next.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 2.png
  4. Provide a StackSet Name and supply the values for each of the prompts listed as per instructions in the Deploy the AWS Observability Solution section with the following exception:
    • Answer No in Section 3 of the template "Install AWS Observability Apps". 
      ClodFormation_Stackset 3.png
    • Click Next.
  5. Add Tags, select the Administrator role defined in the prerequisites above, and click Next.ClodFormation_Stackset 4.png
  6. Provide a single AWS account number only and select a list of regions in the account where you would like to deploy the AWS CloudFormation template as shown in the screenshot below:
    • You will need to provide a single account alias associated with the AWS account alias selected in the parameters from Step 4 above and select all the regions in the current account where you would like to deploy the template.
      ClodFormation_Stackset 5.png
  7. Increasing the Maximum concurrent actions to be more than 1 is not recommended and can cause your stack set deployment to fail. Stack sets should be deployed one at a time, sequentially. Click Next.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 6.png
  8. Review the details, select the capabilities and click Submit.
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  9. Once you hit submit, the AWS CloudFormation template will execute in the provided account and regions sequentially.

To add more accounts to the same Stack Set

  1. Select ‘Add new stacks to StackSet’.ClodFormation_Stackset 8.png
  2. In ‘Set deployment options’, Enter the account number and regions you want to deploy the stack.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 9.png
  3. In ‘Specify overrides’, find ‘Section2aAccountAlias’ and ‘Override Stackset Value’.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 10.png
  4. Override the value of account alias for the provided account and save changes.
    ClodFormation_Stackset 11.png
  5. Review the details, select the capabilities, and click Submit.