Nginx module

This module periodically fetches metrics from Nginx servers.

The default metricset is stubstatus.

Compatibility

The Nginx metricsets were tested with Nginx 1.9 and are expected to work with all version >= 1.9.

Dashboard

The nginx module comes with a predefined dashboard. For example:

metricbeat nginx

Example configuration

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

metricbeat.modules:
- module: nginx
  metricsets: ["stubstatus"]
  enabled: true
  period: 10s

  # Nginx hosts
  hosts: ["http://127.0.0.1"]

  # Path to server status. Default server-status
  server_status_path: "server-status"

This module supports TLS connections when using ssl config field, as described in Specify SSL settings. It also supports the options described in Standard HTTP config options.

Metricsets

The following metricsets are available: