Prometheus is the open source monitoring system and time series database. WCS supports Prometheus metric format since build 5.2.416, no WCS setup is needed to integrate with Prometheus monitoring.
To set up Prometheus to collect WCS metrics, the following scrape configuration should be described in prometheus.yml
- job_name: 'flashphoner'
- targets: ['WCS_address:8081']
- WCS_address - WCS server address
- 8081 - WCS server port to request metrics
As a result, Prometheus should form the following query
and receive WCS statistics metrics in its format