Getting Started with Metricbeat

Beats is the platform for lightweight shippers to push data from your servers to the Elastic Stack. Metricbeat is modularized shipper to capture metrics about services and system. In this video, Beats Developer Nicolas Ruflin introduces Metricbeat and show us how to go from installing the Beat to visualizing your metrics data in Kibana in the matter of minutes.


Nicolas Ruflin

Nicolas is one of the core developers on the Beats project at Elastic. Previously, he was CTO of Centralway, a company building up a leading mobile banking platform. As such, Nicolas and his teams built up the technology behind the mobile app Numbrs. He enjoys automating everything through software and contributing to bringing simplicity to the world.