-Re: Kafka Important Metrics
David DeMaagd 2013-07-03, 16:08
I've also used jolokia, http://jolokia.org/, though it can get a little slow
to respond if you don't use it right. Have rolled a JMX/HTTP 'data dumper'
from scratch (can be done in a couple hundred lines of Java without too
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> I believe something like https://github.com/jmxtrans/jmxtrans could solve
> this without the need to implement 3rd party monitoring integrations.
> On 7/2/13 12:57 AM, "Maxime Brugidou" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >By the way, having an official contrib package with graphite, ganglia and
> >other well-known reporters would be awesome so that not everyone has to
> >write their own.
> >On Jul 1, 2013 10:27 PM, "Joel Koshy" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >> Also, there are several key metrics on the broker and client side - we
> >> should compile a list and put it on a wiki. Can you file a jira for
> >> this?
> >> On Mon, Jul 1, 2013 at 1:26 PM, Joel Koshy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >> > CSVreporter is probably not an ideal fit for production monitoring -
> >> > we use it for getting stats out of period system test runs.
> >> >
> >> > For production monitoring you are probably better off reading off JMX
> >> > and feeding your monitoring system of choice. You can also write a
> >> > custom metrics reporter and additionally implement
> >> > KafkaMetricsReporter (see KafkaCSVMetricsReporter.scala for an
> >> > example) and plug it in the KafkaConfig. Your custom metrics reporter
> >> > can directly feed into your monitoring system. E.g., if you use
> >> > graphite, you can write a KafkaGraphiteReporter that wraps the
> >> > GraphiteReporter that coda hale metrics provides.
> >> >
> >> > Joel
> >> >
> >> > On Mon, Jul 1, 2013 at 11:21 AM, Vadim Keylis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> >> wrote:
> >> >> Good morning. What is the best way to monitor kafka through jmx or by
> >> >> enabling kafka.csv.metrics.reporter.enabled?
> >> >> What are the important metrics in JMX to watch for and/or graph?
> >> >> What are the important metrics in csv files to watch for and/or
> >> >>
> >> >> Thanks,
> >> >> Vadim