Google Stackdriver FAQs
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In order to configure a Google Stackdriver destination, you will need to create an IAM Service Account with the
Monitoring Admin role. For more information on this process, see IAM Service Account.
Once this is completed, you will need to download the private key json file associated with that service account. The contents of this file should be copied to the Application Credentials field in BindPlane.
Before saving the destination, you will need to perform a test connection, which will verify that the Application Credentials supplied are valid and possess the appropriate monitoring role.
Make sure to generate this, as this is an optional step with the user creation and can only be downloaded at this step.
Integration data is sent using the Google Cloud Custom Metric API.
Within Stackdriver, all metrics will be associated with the
Global Monitored Resource type. The namespace of each metric will be formatted as