What is an Elasticsearch?
Elasticsearch is an open-source search and analytics engine. It uses Lucene, a software library for full-text indexing and search, as its core technology to provide fast and advanced search capabilities.
Written in Java and distributed under the Elastic license, Elasticsearch is designed to be scalable, resilient, and very versatile. It can search and index document files in diverse formats, making it a popular choice for data analysis.
How to monitor an Elasticsearch?
ServicePilot makes it easy to monitor the an Elasticsearch cluster with no configuration required on the target server. Simply add a resource from the ServicePilot database-elasticsearch package to your monitoring environment.
Monitoring statistics collected and analysed include:
- Cluster information: Status, Nodes, Shards, Tasks, Fetches
- Per node usage: Name, IP, role, Heap, RAM ,CPU and disk usage
How to install a elasticsearch resource?
- Use your ServicePilot OnPremise installation or a SaaS account.
- Add a new elasticsearch resource via the web interface (
/prmresources) or via API (
/prmpackagespage), the default ServicePilot agent or another agent will be provisioned automatically.
Details of the elasticsearch package are located in the
/prmpackagespage of the software.
ServicePilot enables you to deliver IT services faster and more securely with automated discovery and advanced monitoring features.
By correlating the technology ELASTICSEARCH with APM and infrastructure monitoring, ServicePilot is able to provide a more comprehensive view of an organization's IT environment.
This allows IT teams to quickly identify and diagnose issues that may be impacting application performance, and take corrective action before end-users are affected.