Creating Your First Elastic Cloud Enterprise (ECE) Cluster on EC2 and Metricbeat

Having installed Elastic Cloud Enterprise (ECE) on EC2, now you can spin up new Elasticsearch clusters with just a few clicks.

Learn how you can:

  • Create a ‘metrics’ cluster in ECE
  • Install Metricbeat to capture various metrics, such as processes, memory and CPU
  • Feed the metrics to the remote ‘metrics’ cluster
  • View default metrics visualizations in Kibana

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Dara is a Sr. Product Marketing Manager located in the Boston, MA area. She's spent her career largely in the Information Retrieval space, including developing some of the first internet and enterprise search engines. Dara is a Jill of All Trades and enjoys the outdoors, especially gardening.