Monitor your Nginx web servers with Netdata


What is Nginx?

Nginx is a versatile HTTP web server that can also be used as a reverse proxy, load balancer, mail proxy, and HTTP cache. Netdata is an open-source monitoring agent designed for real-time visual anomaly detection. If you're using Nginx web servers, you can use Netdata's pre-built integration with Nginx to monitor and troubleshoot status, active connections, load balanced debugging, and more.

How to start Nginx web server monitoring with Netdata


Download the Netdata agent  for web server monitoring

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


Connect to your Nginx web servers

Customize your configuration to monitor all the web servers in your infrastructure.


Explore your Nginx monitoring metrics in Netdata

Get insights instantly with pre-built dashboards for status, active connections, load balanced debugging, and more.

Why integrate Nginx with Netdata?


Get notified of what’s happening with your Nginx web server

Monitoring Nginx with Netdata alerts you of bottlenecks and issues before they affect your end users. Set up custom alarms to gauge the health status and potential threats to your web servers. Notifications are enabled to help you detect anomalies using metrics like status, active connections, load balanced debugging, and much more.

Netdata's Nginx 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 on potential emerging issues. Utilize Netdata's alarms to fix problems proactively.

Analyze Nginx performance with data visualization

Access all of your Nginx 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 on status, active connections, load balanced debugging, 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.


Go beyond simple Nginx monitoring

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

Get Nginx visibility with Netdata’s agent

Netdata's agent provides unlimited metrics, alarms, and dashboards at no cost, so you can scale your monitoring to any number of Nginx web servers.

Monitor key performance metrics for Nginx

Stay informed on health and performance by monitoring status, active connections, load balanced debugging, and much more.

Detailed Nginx monitoring at per second intervals

Keep an eye on incoming requests per second, response time and active connections with 1-second granularity.

Ready to get started with Netdata Nginx monitoring?

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