Metricbeat install on linux

Step To Collect Systems Metrics In ELK Stack 

Step To Collect Systems Metrics using this plugin to monitor your infrastructure. Metricbeat will help you gather the information about your systems level like CPU, N/W I/O and much more.

This can reduce your workload by monitoring all the servers manually. you can install metricbeat and collect the data and display in Kibana.

First of all, you need to download metric package to install.

yum install metricbeat-7.2.0-x86_64.rpm -y

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Take a backup of original metric configuration file 

cd /etc/metricbeat/

cp metricbeat.yml metricbeat.yml-backup

Now make changes in configuration file to connect with elasticsearch.

vim /etc/metricbeat/metricbeat.yml

Now Elasticsearch settings,

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Start and enable the metricbeat service.

systemctl start metricbeat && systemctl enable metricbeat

After starting the service, you need to enable system module.

metricbeat modules enable system

Once you enable module, now setup the metricbeat dashboard to send to kibana to visualise graphically.

metricbeat setup

Now go to kibana and check data coming by clicking on check data

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if you find this successful, click on system metrics dashboard.

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That’s it.

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