Hardware Monitoring via the Automation Agent



Cloud Manager recently added a new look at an old feature: hardware monitoring. Specifically, the Automation Agent now handles hardware monitoring for managed processes, which means you don’t have to install munin-node on your machines anymore.

For those of you new to hardware monitoring in Cloud Manager, this means that you can get your MongoDB performance, CPU performance, IOPS, and disk capacity all in one place.

If you’re already running the latest Automation Agent, and a process is managed, you can already get all these lovely graphs:


And yes, it works on Windows, too:


Fetching these metrics via the Cloud Manager Public API is coming soon, as well as alerting on these metrics – stay tuned!