about 2 months ago
Wavefront Collector is a high-performance streaming analytics platform for monitoring and optimizing your environment and applications. It collects metrics and events about the cluster and sends them to the Wavefront SaaS service.
KEY FEATURES OF WAVEFRONT INCLUDE
- Collects real-time data from all layers of a Kubernetes environment
- Multiple sources of metrics
- Auto discovery of pods and services based on annotation and configuration
- Daemonset mode for high scalability with leader election for monitoring cluster level resources
- Rich filtering support
- Auto reload of configuration changes
- Internal metrics for tracking the collector health and configuration
WHY USE THE?
- Consistent between platforms