Monitoring the InfluxData Platform

One of the primary use cases for the InfluxData Platform is as server and infrastructure monitoring solution. No matter what type of data you’re using the TICK stack to collect and store, it’s important to monitor the health of your stack and identify any potential issues.

The following pages provide information about setting up a TICK stack that monitors another OSS or Enterprise TICK stack. They cover different potential monitoring strategies and visualizing the monitoring data in a way that makes it easy to recognize, alert on, and address anomalies as they happen.

Internal versus external monitoring

An explanation of internal and external monitoring strategies for your Enterprise or OSS TICK stack with the pros and cons of each.

Set up an external monitor

How to set up an external InfluxData TICK stack that monitors another Enterprise or OSS TICK stack.

Dashboards for monitoring

Set up dashboards to help visualize and monitor the health and performance of your InfluxData TICK stack.

Monitoring tools

The InfluxData platform provides tools to help you monitor and troubleshoot issues if they arise.

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