Beat moduleedit

This is the Beat module.

The default metricsets are state and stats.

Compabilityedit

The beat module is tested with metricbeat 7.2.0.

Example configurationedit

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

metricbeat.modules:
- module: beat
  metricsets:
    - stats
    - state
  period: 10s
  hosts: ["http://localhost:5066"]
  #ssl.certificate_authorities: ["/etc/pki/root/ca.pem"]

  # Set to true to send data collected by module to X-Pack
  # Monitoring instead of metricbeat-* indices.
  #xpack.enabled: false

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.

Metricsetsedit

The following metricsets are available: