Netdata Guides

Thoughtful guides to help you learn more about collecting metrics, monitoring your infrastructure, and troubleshooting with Netdata's powerful visualizations.

Collect & monitor

Extract and visualize metrics from essential services or applications on your infrastructure.

Monitor a Kubernetes (k8s) cluster with Netdata

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Monitor, troubleshoot, and debug applications with eBPF metrics

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Monitor Pi-hole (and a Raspberry Pi) with Netdata

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Monitor Nginx or Apache web server log files with Netdata

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Monitor Unbound DNS servers with Netdata

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Monitor CockroachDB metrics with Netdata

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Monitor a Hadoop cluster with Netdata

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Configure

Advanced configuration options for those who want to elevate their Netdata Agent-monitored nodes.

Use host labels to organize systems, metrics, and alarms

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Use dimension templates to create dynamic alarms

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Step-by-step

Learn about Netdata's many features and capabilities in a guided experienced designed for those new to monitoring and troubleshooting.

The step-by-step Netdata guide

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Step 1. Netdata's building blocks

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Step 2. Get to know Netdata's dashboard

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Step 3. Monitor more than one system with Netdata

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Step 4. The basics of configuring Netdata

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Step 5. Health monitoring alarms and notifications

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Step 6. Collect metrics from more services and apps

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Step 7. Netdata's dashboard in depth

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Step 8. Building your first custom dashboard

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Step 9. Long-term metrics storage

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Step 10. Set up a proxy

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Export

Explore Netdata's interoperability with other monitoring and visualization platforms.

Export and visualize Netdata metrics in Graphite

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