Get metrics from Filebeat service in real time to:
The Filebeat check is NOT included in the Datadog Agent package.
If you are using Agent v6.8+ follow the instructions below to install the Filebeat check on your host. See the dedicated Agent guide for installing community integrations to install checks with the Agent prior to version 6.8 or the Docker Agent:
Run the following command to install the integrations wheel with the Agent:
datadog-agent integration install -t datadog-filebeat==<INTEGRATION_VERSION>
Configure your integration like any other packaged integration.
filebeat.d/conf.yaml file in the
conf.d/ folder at the root of your Agent’s configuration directory to start collecting your Filebeat metrics. See the sample filebeat.d/conf.yaml for all available configuration options.
Run the Agent’s
status subcommand and look for
filebeat under the Checks section.
|Number of bytes not processed by filebeat yet.|
Shown as byte
The Filebeat check does not include any events.
Critical if the Agent cannot connect to Filebeat to collect metrics, returns
Statuses: ok, critical
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