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This functionality is experimental and may be changed or removed completely in a future release. Elastic will take a best effort approach to fix any issues, but experimental features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.
The Elasticsearch module contains a minimal set of metrics to enable monitoring of Elasticsearch across multiple versions. To monitor more Elasticsearch metrics, use our X-Pack monitoring which is available under a free basic license.
The Elasticsearch module supports the standard configuration options that are described in Specify which modules to run. Here is an example configuration:
metricbeat.modules: - module: elasticsearch metricsets: ["node", "node_stats"] period: 10s hosts: ["localhost:9200"]
The following metricsets are available: