Host metadata properties 🔗
If you’re using the Splunk Distribution of OpenTelemetry Collector and want to collect metadata properties about a host, use the native OTel component Host metrics receiver.
The following metrics are available for this integration:
To learn more about the available in Observability Cloud see Metric types
In host-based subscription plans, default metrics are those metrics included in host-based subscriptions in Observability Cloud, such as host, container, or bundled metrics. Custom metrics are not provided by default and might be subject to charges. See Metric categories for more information.
In MTS-based subscription plans, all metrics are custom.
To add additional metrics, see how to configure
extraMetricsin Add additional metrics
Non-default metrics (version 4.7.0+) 🔗
To emit metrics that are not default, you can add those metrics in the
extraMetrics configuration option. Metrics
derived from specific configuration options that do not appear in the
above list of metrics do not need to be added to
To see a list of metrics that will be emitted, you can run
agent-status monitors after configuring this monitor in a running
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