Host Metrics

Supported Platforms

PlatformMetricsLogsTraces
Linux
Windows
macOS

Configuration Table

ParameterTypeDefaultDescription
collection_intervalint60How often (seconds) to scrape for metrics.
enable_loadbooltrueEnable to collect load metrics. Compatible with all platforms.
enable_filesystembooltrueEnable to collect filesystem metrics. Compatible with all platforms.
enable_memorybooltrueEnable to collect memory metrics. Compatible with all platforms.
enable_networkbooltrueEnable to collect network metrics. Compatible with all platforms.
enable_pagingbooltrueEnable to collect paging metrics. Compatible with all platforms.
enable_cpuboolfalseEnable to collect CPU metrics. Compatible with Linux and Windows.
enable_diskboolfalseEnable to collect disk metrics. Compatible with Linux and Windows.
enable_processboolfalseEnable to collect disk metrics. Compatible with Linux and Windows. The collector must be running as root (Linux) and Administrator (Windows).
enable_processesboolfalseEnable to collect process count metrics. Compatible with Linux only.

Metrics

MetricSupported OSDescription
cpuAll except macOSCPU utilization metrics
diskAll except macOSDisk I/O metrics
loadAllCPU load metrics
filesystemAllFile System utilization metrics
memoryAllMemory utilization metrics
networkAllNetwork interface I/O metrics & TCP connection metrics
pagingAllPaging/Swap space utilization and I/O metrics
processesLinuxProcess count metrics
processLinux & WindowsPer process CPU, Memory, and Disk I/O metrics