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Supported Platforms



This receiver supports Elasticsearch versions 7.9+.

If Elasticsearch security features are enabled, you must have either the monitor or manage cluster privilege. See the Elasticsearch docs for more information on authorization and Security privileges.

Configuration Table

telemetry_typestelemetrySelector["Logs", "Metrics"]Choose Telemetry Type.
hostname*string"localhost"The hostname or IP address of the Elasticsearch API.
portint9200The TCP port of the Elasticsearch API.
usernamestringUsername used to authenticate.
passwordstringPassword used to authenticate.
collection_intervalint60Sets how often (seconds) to scrape for metrics.
nodesstrings_nodeFilters that define which nodes are scraped for node-level metrics. It should be set to '_node' if the collector is installed on all nodes. '_all' if a single collector is scraping the entire cluster.
skip_cluster_metricsboolfalseEnable to disable the collection of cluster-level metrics.
json_log_pathsstrings- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/__server.json\" \n- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/__deprecation.json\" \n- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/__index_search_slowlog.json\" \n- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/__index_indexing_slowlog.json\" \n- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/*_audit.json\"File paths for the JSON formatted logs.
gc_log_pathsstrings- \"/var/log/elasticsearch/gc.log*\"File paths for the garbage collection logs.
start_atenumendStart reading the file from the 'beginning' or 'end'.
*required field