Reports key metrics for docker containers
Reports key performance metrics for docker containers, including:
- CPU Usage %
- Memory limit
- Memory usage
- Network in
- Network out
- Number of containers running
By default, the plugin will report metrics on all running containers. You can specify a comma-separated list of container names or IDs to restrict metrics to those containers.
You can run the Scout agent via our docker-scout Docker image.
This will run the plugin w/o any additional dependencies.
If running the plugin outside of our docker-scout, a couple of additional steps are required:
1. Requires Docker version 1.5 or higher
2. Install the
3. The user running Scout needs read access to
For example, assuming the
/var/run/docker.sock file is owned by the
docker group and scout runs under the
scoutd user, you would add
scoutd to the
docker group as follows: