Stackdriver Agent Migration

Several 3rd-party plugins were deprecated and BindPlane will now be the tool used to collect metrics from these technologies.

The metrics listed below are only those that were taken over from the deprecation. For a full list of metrics that BindPlane will send to Stackdriver, please click here.

Key

Metric Type
Display Name

Kind, Type, Unit

Description

Labels

Additions

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Metric prefixes

If the BindPlane collector is installed on the Varnish host system, all the following metrics listed below will be prefixed with agent.googleapis.com/varnish. Otherwise, these metrics will be prefixed with external.googleapis.com/bluemedora/generic_node/varnish.

Stackdriver Metrics

/backend_connection_count
Backend connection successes

CUMULATIVE, INT64, Connections

Backend connection success count.

type: The backend connection type (either failures, not-attempted, recycled, reuses, success, too-many, unused, or was-closed.

category: The Varnish metric category.

cache_name: The Varnish cache name suffixed with a metric category.

/cache_operation_count
Cache operations

CUMULATIVE, INT64, n/a

Cache operation count.

operation: The cache operation type (either hit, miss, or hitpass).

cache_name: The Varnish cache name suffixed with a metric category.

category: The Varnish metric category.

/client_connection_count
Client connections

CUMULATIVE, INT64, Sessions

Client connection count.

type: the client connection type (either accepted, dropped, or received)

category: The Varnish metric category.

cache_name: The Varnish cache name suffixed with a metric category.