This integration gets container metrics from kubelet
The Kubelet check is included in the Datadog Agent package, so you don’t need to install anything else on your servers.
kubelet.d/conf.yaml file, in the
conf.d/ folder at the root of your Agent’s configuration directory, to point to your server and port, set tags to send along with metrics.
Run the Agent’s
status subcommand and look for
kubelet under the Checks section.
The kubelet check can run in two modes:
cadvisor_portoption) should be compatible with versions 1.3 and up. Consistent tagging and filtering requires at least version 6.2 of the Agent.
The cAdvisor 4194 port is disabled by default on OpenShift. To enable it, you need to add the following lines to your node-config file:
kubeletArguments: cadvisor-port: ["4194"]
If you cannot open the port, you can disable both sources of container metric collection, by setting:
The check will still be able to collect:
Need help? Contact Datadog support.