Monitor your Containers cgroups with Netdata


Monitor your Containers cgroups with Netdata

What is the Linux containers project?

Containers is the umbrella project behind LXC, LXD and LXCFS. Netdata is an open-source monitoring agent designed for real-time visual anomaly detection. If you’re using Container cgroups for your infrastructure and application environments, you can use Netdata’s pre-built integration to monitor and troubleshoot resource usage, CPU, memory allocation, and more.

How to start monitoring Containers with Netdata

Download the Netdata Agent for container monitoring

With our out-of-the-box configuration, you’ll deploy in minutes, not days.

Connect to your Containers cgroups

Customize your configuration to monitor all the cgroups in your infrastructure.

Explore your Containers monitoring metrics in Netdata

Get insights instantly with pre-built dashboards for resource usage, CPU, memory allocation, and more.

Why monitor Containers with Netdata?

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Get notified of what’s happening with your Containers

Monitoring Containers with Netdata alerts you to bottlenecks and issues before they affect your end users. Set up custom alarms to gauge the health status and potential threats to your cgroups. Notifications are enabled to help you detect anomalies using metrics like resource usage, CPU, memory allocation, and much more.

Netdata’s Containers integration is designed for a proactive response when scaling your systems and networks. These metrics are crucial to track, and Netdata is able to notify you of emerging issues. Utilize Netdata’s alarms to fix problems proactively.

Analyze Containers performance with data visualization

Access all of your Containers metrics with pre-built charts, or create custom dashboards for your team’s specific use case.

With our preconfigured dashboards, you will have instant access to visualizations with monitoring metrics like resource usage, CPU, memory allocation, and more. Find root cause analysis answers with intuitive graphs of what’s going on within your infrastructure.

Custom dashboards are created using simple HTML. These dashboards are flexible and designed to capture metrics on all of your Netdata servers

Analyze performance with Netdata

Go beyond simple Containers monitoring

Netdata’s platform lets you take advantage of advanced monitoring functionality.

Get Containers visibility with the Netdata Agent

The Netdata Agent provides unlimited metrics, alarms, and dashboards at no cost, so you can scale your monitoring to any number of Containers cgroups.

Monitor key performance metrics for Containers

Stay informed on health and performance by monitoring resource usage, CPU, memory allocation, and much more.

Detailed Containers monitoring at per-second intervals

Keep an eye on control group bottlenecks and optimize for scale with 1-second granularity.

Ready to start monitoring Containers with Netdata?

Install the open-source Netdata Agent first, then sign in to Netdata Cloud to see metrics from all your systems in one place!