Metrics Forwarder for PCF
This documentation describes Metrics Forwarder for PCF.
Warning: Metrics Forwarder is not supported for Pivotal Application Service (PAS) v2.5 and later. To emit custom metrics on PAS v2.5 or later, use the Metric Registrar. For more information about enabling and configuring the Metric Registrar, see Configuring the Metric Registrar.
Metrics Forwarder for PCF enables users to do the following:
- Configure apps to emit custom metrics to Loggregator.
- Read custom metrics from the Loggregator Firehose using a Firehose consumer of their choice, including community and third-party nozzles.
The following table provides version and version-support information about Metrics Forwarder for PCF.
|Release date||September 24, 2018|
|Compatible Ops Manager version(s)||2.4.x, 2.3.x, 2.2.2 or later, and 2.1.15 or later|
|Compatible Pivotal Application Service (PAS)* version(s)||2.4.x, 2.3.x, 2.2.x, and 2.1.x|
|IaaS support||AWS, Azure, GCP, OpenStack, and vSphere|
You must install the following products to start using Metrics Forwarder for PCF:
- Pivotal Application Service (PAS) v2.1 or later
- PCF Ops Manager v2.1 or later
These products are available on Pivotal Network.
The total number of metrics that Metrics Forwarder for PCF can accept depends on the capacity of your Loggregator components.