Docker Engine monitoring with Netdata

Collects docker container health metrics.


  • docker package, required version 3.2.0+

Following charts are drawn:

  1. running containers

    • count
  2. healthy containers

    • count
  3. unhealthy containers

    • count


Edit the python.d/dockerd.conf configuration file using edit-config from the Netdata config directory, which is typically at /etc/netdata.

cd /etc/netdata # Replace this path with your Netdata config directory, if different
sudo ./edit-config python.d/dockerd.conf
update_every : 1
priority : 60000

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