Working with Amazon EKS in Application Manager - Amazon Systems Manager
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Working with Amazon EKS in Application Manager

Application Manager, a capability of Amazon Systems Manager, integrates with Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) to provide information about the health of your Amazon EKS cluster infrastructure. Application Manager applies a tag to your Amazon EKS cluster using the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the cluster as the tag value. Application Manager provides a component runtime view of the compute, networking, and storage resources in a cluster.


You can't manage or view operations information about your Amazon EKS pods or containers in Application Manager. You can only manage and view operations information about the infrastructure hosting your Amazon EKS resources.

Actions you can perform on this page

You can perform the following actions on this page:

  • Choose Manage cluster to open the cluster in Amazon EKS.

  • Choose View all to view a list of resources in your cluster.

  • Choose View in CloudWatch to view resource alarms in Amazon CloudWatch.

  • Choose Manage nodes or Manage Fargate profiles to view these resources in Amazon EKS.

  • Choose a resource ID to view detailed information about it in the console where it was created.

  • View a list of OpsItems related to your clusters.

  • View a history of runbooks that have been run on your clusters.

To open an EKS clusters application
  1. Open the Amazon Systems Manager console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Application Manager.

  3. In the Container clusters section, choose EKS clusters.

  4. Choose a cluster in the list. Application Manager opens the Overview tab.