Welcome! You’ve arrived at the documentation for the Netdata Agent.
Netdata's open-source Agent gives you real-time health monitoring and performance troubleshooting for systems and applications. This highly flexible and configurable monitoring Agent helps you instantly diagnose slowdowns and anomalies in your infrastructure with thousands of metrics, interactive visualizations, and insightful health alarms. Plus, long-term storage comes ready out-of-the-box, so can collect, monitor, and maintain your metrics in one insightful place.
Get started with the Agent
Install the Netdata Agent
Install the Agent on Linux systems with a single command, or more than a dozen others, such as Docker or Kubernetes.
Take a guided tour through Netdata's core features.
Getting started guide
Dive in to collect new metrics, visualize anomalies, and enable alerts.
Discover the Agent
Netdata is zero-configuration out of the box, but is wildly adaptable.
Auto-detect and collect metrics from hundreds of popular services/apps.
Visually detect anomalies with hundreds of interative and dynamic charts.
Use Netdata's health watchdog to detect anomalies seconds after they happen.
Connect to dozens of popular apps to notify your team of new or persistent alerts.
Send Netdata's metrics to time-series databases for archiving or correlative analysis.