New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform (Beta)

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Warning: The New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform is currently in beta and is intended for evaluation and test purposes only. Do not use this product in a PKS production environment.

This documentation describes New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform.

New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform collects kube-state-metrics from kubernetes clusters and makes it available in the Infrastructure module of your New Relic UI.


New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform

Overview

The Kubernetes integration enables NRI to collect kube-state-metrics from kubernetes clusters and report to your New Relic account for dashboarding and visualization, monitoring, alerting, and analytics purposes.

If you do not wish to use Helm chart, you can still use New Relic’s standard Kubernetes installation and configuration to install NRI agent in your kubernetes cluster.

Key Features

  • New Relic Infrastructure agent collects telemetry for the following components in your kubernetes clusters:

    • Nodes
    • Containers
    • Pods
    • Deployments
    • Services
    • Daemonsets
    • Namespaces
    • Replicasets
    • Volume information

    Additional documentation: Understand and use Kubernetes data

  • Pre-built dashboards in your New Relic account for viewing and analysis of Kubernetes metrics.

  • Kubernetes Cluster Explorer to visualize and understand all aspects of your kubernetes clusters in one view.

New Relic Kubernetes Cluster Explorer

Product Snapshot

The following table provides version and version-support information for New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform.

Element Details
Product version 0.13.12
Release date Dec 5, 2019
Software component version New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform 0.13.12
Compatible PKS versions 1.3.3 up to and including 1.3.8
BOSH stemcell version Ubuntu Xenial
IaaS support AWS, GCP, Azure, and vSphere

Compatibility

This product has been tested with PAS v2.4, v2.5, v2.6, and v2.7. It supports PKS v1.3.3 up to and including v1.3.8.

Requirements

New Relic Cluster Monitoring for Pivotal Platform has the following requirements:

  • An active New Relic account with a Pro or Pro Trial license
  • New Relic Infrastructure license

Trial License

If you do not already have a New Relic account, you can obtain a 14-day free trial license.

Feedback

If you have a feature request, questions, or information about a bug, please submit an issue on github.