Follow the links below to explore Chronograf’s features.
Learn how Kapacitor can be used with Chronograf for alert history and TICKscript management.
View, search, filter, visualize, and analyze log information using Chronograf and InfluxDB.
Dashboards and their cells can be cloned, or copied, to be used as templates for easily creating new dashboards and cells.
Use Chronograf alert endpoints to send alert messages using Chronograf support for Alerta, Exec, HipChat, HTTP/Post, Kafka, Log, OpsGenie, PagerDuty, Sensu, Slack, SMTP/email, Talk, Telegram, TCP, and VictorOps.
Creating Chronograf alert rules, specifying time series data and thresholds. Example sends alerts to a Slack channel.
This tutorial guides you quickly through the essential steps required to create custom Chronograf dashboards for use with InfluxDB and the InfluxData Platform.
Editing and viewing TICKscript logs in Chronograf
Query and visualize data in the Data Explorer.
Use Chronograf dashboards with an InfluxDB OSS server to measure and monitor InfluxDB Enterprise cluster data nodes using Telegraf output plugins and input plugins.
Annotations provide contextual information by adding explanatory notes or comments to Chronograf graph views and charts in the user interface and dashboards.
Chronograf dashboards support template variables that let you modify queries through simple user interactions. Variable types include databases, measurements, field keys, tag keys, tag values, comma-separated values (CSV), maps, custom meta queries, and text.
Preconfigured dashboards can quickly be used to display metrics for popular applications, including Apache, Consul, Docker, Elasticsearch, InfluxDB, Mesos, MySQL, NGINX, PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ, Redis, and more
View dashboards in full screen using presentation mode.
Chronograf’s dashboard views support the following visualization types, which can be selected in the Visualization Type selection view of the Data Explorer.
Visualization Type selector
Each of the available visualization types and available user controls are described below.
Line Graph Stacked Graph Step-Plot Graph Single Stat Line Graph + Single Stat Bar Graph Gauge Table Note For information on adding and displaying annotations in graph views, see Adding annotations to Chronograf views.