This functionality is in beta and is subject to change. The design and code is considered to be less mature than official GA features. Elastic will take a best effort approach to fix any issues, but beta features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.
The Kibana module only tracks the high-level metrics. To monitor more Kibana metrics, use our X-Pack monitoring which is available under a free basic license.
The Kibana module supports the standard configuration options that are described in Specify which modules to run. Here is an example configuration:
metricbeat.modules: - module: kibana metricsets: ["status"] period: 10s hosts: ["localhost:5601"]
This module supports TLS connection when using
ssl config field, as described in Specify SSL settings.
The following metricsets are available: