Monitoring PAS

This guide describes how Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) operators can monitor their Pivotal Application Service (PAS) deployments. For information about monitoring Pivotal Container Service (PKS) deployments, see Logging and Monitoring PKS.

For more information about logging and metrics in PCF, see Overview of Logging and Metrics.


This guide includes the following topics:

  • Key Performance Indicators: A list of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) that operators may want to monitor with their PAS deployment to help ensure it is in a good operational state.
  • Key Capacity Scaling Indicators: A list of capacity scaling indicators that operators may want to monitor to determine when they need to scale their PAS deployments.
  • Selecting and Configuring a Monitoring System: Guidance for setting up PAS with monitoring platforms to continuously monitor component metrics and trigger health alerts.

KPI Changes from PAS v2.1 to v2.2

This table highlights new and changed KPIs in PAS v2.2.

Modified KPI: Scalable Syslog Drain Bindings Count

The recommended scaling threshold for this metric was modified downward.
Modified KPI: Cloud Controller and Diego in Sync

The recommended alerting threshold for this metric was modified.

Monitor PCF Services

For information about KPIs and metrics for PCF services, see the following topics:

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