kvm module

This functionality is in beta and is subject to change. The design and code is less mature than official GA features and is being provided as-is with no warranties. Beta features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.

This is the kvm module.

Example configuration

The kvm module supports the standard configuration options that are described in Specify which modules to run. Here is an example configuration:

metricbeat.modules:
- module: kvm
  metricsets: ["dommemstat"]
  enabled: true
  period: 10s
  hosts: ["unix:///var/run/libvirt/libvirt-sock"]
  # For remote hosts, setup network access in libvirtd.conf
  # and use the tcp scheme:
  # hosts: [ "tcp://<host>:16509" ]

  # Timeout to connect to Libvirt server
  #timeout: 1s

Metricsets

The following metricsets are available: