Configuring data collector and aggregator
- Go to
Uncomment the lines that define
elasticsearchas the target for Metricbeat. Now, we need to change one more thing. Find the line containing the following:
Change the preceding line to the following:
We need to do this to load to dashboards so that we can use them.
- The rest of the configuration is done from the command line. Metricbeat has a couple of commands that can be run, but the most important is the following one:
This command will go through the initial setup. This part of the setup is probably the most important thing in the whole initial configuration – pushing the dashboard templates to Kibana. These templates will enable...