Alert: Statuscheckfailed_instance


Customer notified about a critical alert type Statuscheckfailed_instance in one of their servers.



Issue has been identified as this alert often means a problem with the underlying hardware at AWS and the recommendation is to follow steps below.

  • Restart the instance in other server to ensure it's on a healthy host.
  • Whenever such occurs, a reboot after a few minutes should fix the problem. 

Credit: Isaac Ojeh