Configuring DSE Metrics Collector

DataStax Enterprise (DSE) Metrics Collector configuration includes tuning time intervals for when metrics are collected and configuration changes are refreshed, setting the reporting period, and defining directory sizes and locations to store metrics and metrics logs.

DataStax Enterprise (DSE) Metrics Collector configuration includes tuning:
  • Storage options for metrics data
  • Interval of metrics collection
  • Interval to refresh configuration changes
  • Maximum size of the local data directory
  • Node system information reporting period

Procedure

  1. Ensure that the DSE Metrics Collector is enabled.
  2. To configure metrics collection, use the dsetool insights_config command with the applicable option.
    See configuration examples for instructions to modify specific configurations. Restarting DSE is not required after changing configuration with the dsetool insights_config command.
  3. To configure the data and log directories for DSE Metrics Collector, see Configuring the data and log directories for DSE Metrics Collector.