System process_summary metricset

The process_summary metricset collects high level statistics about the running processes.

This metricset is available on:

  • FreeBSD
  • Linux
  • macOS
  • Windows

Configuration

There are no configuration options for this metricset.

Fields

For a description of each field in the metricset, see the exported fields section.

Here is an example document generated by this metricset:

{
    "@timestamp": "2017-10-12T08:05:34.853Z",
    "agent": {
        "hostname": "host.example.com",
        "name": "host.example.com"
    },
    "event": {
        "dataset": "system.process.summary",
        "duration": 115000,
        "module": "system"
    },
    "metricset": {
        "name": "process_summary"
    },
    "service": {
        "type": "system"
    },
    "system": {
        "process": {
            "summary": {
                "dead": 0,
                "idle": 112,
                "running": 0,
                "sleeping": 288,
                "stopped": 0,
                "total": 401,
                "unknown": 0,
                "zombie": 1
            }
        }
    }
}