Monitoring and collecting data from Prometheus endpoints
Prometheus implements a highly dimensional data model. Time series are identified by a metric name and a set of key-value pairs. By providing a Prometheus endpoint in your software CoScale can retrieve information, including the dimensions available.
More information on: https://prometheus.io/
How it works
This plugin gathers metrics from a Prometheus endpoint. It parses the metrics and dimensions defined by the Prometheus endpoint and pushes them to CoScale.
The plugin needs to be installed together with a CoScale agent, instructions on how to install the CoScale agent can be found here. If you want to monitor Prometheus inside Docker containers using CoScale, check out the instructions here.
The number and type of metrics depends on the definition on the Prometheus endpoint page.