Cloudwatch Logs allows you to monitor and troubleshoot your systems and applications using your existing custom log files. Your existing log files can be sent to Cloudwatch Logs and monitored in near real-time. Cloudwatch Logs can be used to monitor and alert you on specific phrases, values or patterns that occur in your AWS account. For example, an alert could be set to notify you when the number of errors encountered in your account reaches 10.
Cloud Conformity monitors Amazon CloudWatch Logs with the following rules: