Monitoring your Linux Servers with Prometheus and Grafana in 7 Minutes

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Objective At the end of this post we will get a Grafana dashboard with all the metrics related to our servers.   Introduction Prometheus is a tool for store time series data and manage alerts. It works as a pull based system, the Prometheus server fetches the metrics values from the target servers periodically. To expose the metrics in each server we will use "node_export" which basically expose the server metrics using the port 9100 (by default). And Grafana is a tool for query, visualize and understand your metrics. We will use it to create our dashboard.   Understand your Infrastructure The first thing we need...
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