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Google Stackdriver Logging

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Overview

Google’s Stackdriver Logging product allows you to store, search, analyze, monitor, and alert on log data and events from Google Cloud Platform.

Datadog pulls metrics from Google Stackdriver Logging to:

  • Visualize the performance of your Stackdriver logs
  • Correlate the performance of your Stackdriver logs with your applications

Setup

Installation

Metrics from Stackdriver Logs are included as part of the Google Cloud Platform integration. There are no additional installation steps required.

Data Collected

Metrics

gcp.logging.billing.bytes_ingested
(count)
Log bytes ingested.
Shown as byte
gcp.logging.billing.monthly_bytes_ingested
(gauge)
Month-to-date log bytes ingested.
Shown as byte
gcp.logging.byte_count
(count)
Number of bytes in all log entries ingested.
Shown as byte
gcp.logging.dropped_log_entry_count
(count)
(Deprecated) Number of log entries that did not contribute to user defined metrics.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.excluded_byte_count
(count)
Number of bytes in log entries that were excluded.
Shown as byte
gcp.logging.excluded_log_entry_count
(count)
Number of log entries that were excluded.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.exports.byte_count
(count)
Number of bytes in log entries that were exported.
Shown as byte
gcp.logging.exports.error_count
(count)
Number of log entries that failed to be exported.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.exports.log_entry_count
(count)
Number of log entries that were exported.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.log_entry_count
(count)
Number of log entries that contributed to user-defined metrics.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.logs_based_metrics_error_count
(count)
Number of log entries that did not contribute to user defined metrics.
Shown as entry
gcp.logging.metric_throttled
(gauge)
Indicates if points are being dropped for logs-based metrics due to exceeding time series limits.
gcp.logging.time_series_count
(gauge)
Estimate of the active time series count for logs-based metrics.

Note: Datadog collects Google Stackdriver user-defined metrics with the prefix gcp.logging.user.

Events

The Google Stackdriver Logging integration does not include any events.

Service Checks

The Google Stackdriver Logging integration does not include any service checks.

Troubleshooting

Need help? Contact Datadog support.

Further Reading

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