AWS Config vs Statusbot: What are the differences?
What is AWS Config? Config gives you a detailed inventory of your AWS resources and their current configuration, and continuously records configuration changes. AWS Config is a fully managed service that provides you with an AWS resource inventory, configuration history, and configuration change notifications to enable security and governance. With AWS Config you can discover existing AWS resources, export a complete inventory of your AWS resources with all configuration details, and determine how a resource was configured at any point in time. These capabilities enable compliance auditing, security analysis, resource change tracking, and troubleshooting.
What is Statusbot? API for monitoring all status pages. Statusbot is a RESTful API that allows you to programmatically monitor the status pages of mission-critical services on which your business depends. With API endpoints for service statuses, incident updates, and maintenance alerts, Statusbot will always keep you in the know.
AWS Config and Statusbot can be categorized as "Cloud Monitoring" tools.