Metrics

Out of the box, the agent includes a wide range of metrics. To get you started faster, we have provided a list of the most useful ones here.

cpu.usage.all.used Total used CPU percentage across all cores
cpu.usage.all.idle Total idle CPU percentage across all cores
load.load_avg_5m The system average load the last five minutes
load.normalized_load_avg_5m The normalized system average load on the last five minutes. This is the load divided by the number of cores
memory.percent_available The available system memory in percent. This includes memory that is used for caching
memory.percent_used The system memory used in percent
disk.mount.root.percent_used The percentage used of your root (/) partition
netstat.connections.all.established The number of connections in established state on your system
net..*.bytes_sent The current amount of data sent on all interfaces. ".*" is a wildcard, and you can switch it out with the interface you want to monitor
net..*.bytes_recv The current amount of data received on all interfaces. ".*" is a wildcard, and you can switch it out with the interface you want to monitor
diskio..*.busy_time The number of milliseconds per second, that the disk device is busy

Tip: Visit the metrics page to see all metrics