Welcome! You’ve arrived at Netdata's documentation.
Below, you'll find links to solution- and action-based docs for Netdata's many features and capabilities. Think of it as the table of contents to becoming an experting in using Netdata to monitor and troubleshoot systems and infrastructure.
Netdata is a monitoring, visualization, and troubleshooting solution for systems, containers, and applications. The free and open-source monitoring Agent works in collaboration with Netdata Cloud to deliver both single-node and infrastructure monitoring on a single pane of glass.
Collect everything, visualize metrics, troubleshoot complex performance problems, and make Netdata's per-second metrics work with your existing monitoring stack, entirely for free.
Sign up for Netdata Cloud and install the open-source Agent on your nodes. Claim and connect your nodes to Netdata Cloud for seamless, scalable, and granular infrastructure monitoring.Show me how
Comprehensive documentation for the free, open-source Netdata monitoring Agent.
Details on Netdata Cloud's features, administrative options, and customizing your Cloud experience.
We welcome help from our community, whether that's bug reports, fixes, feature requests, new collectors, and much more.
Contributing to documentation
Dive into our technical writing processes. A must-read for contributions to Netdata's documentation.
How Netdata writes about Netdata, including standards on certain terms and tips on formatting Markdown.
Contributor Covenant Code of Conduct
Everyone who contributes to Netdata must agree to our code of conduct to foster an open and welcoming environment.
Manually build Netdata from source
Package maintainers can use this guide to build all of the Netdata Agent's components for their distribution.