AWS Redshift Reserved Node Payment Failed

Rule Description

Rule Code: AWS-R-RS-03

Identify any failed Amazon Redshift Reserved Nodes (RNs) available within your account.

A failed Redshift RN is an unsuccessful reservation that received the "payment-failed" status after the purchase payment processing failed.

Audit / Verification

Step 01: Sign in to the AWS Management Console.

Step 02: Navigate to Redshift dashboard. In the navigation panel choose Reserved Nodes.

Clicking the configuration icon from the right menu to open the dashboard Show/Hide Columns dialog box by

Inside the Show/Hide Columns dialog box, select Status checkbox:

then click Save to apply the changes.

Step 03: On Redshift Reserved Nodes listing page, verify the status value displayed for each RN within the Status column to determine the node reservation status if one or more AWS Redshift RNs have the status set to payment-failed.

Step 04: Change the AWS region from the navigation bar and repeat the process for other regions.