Create a connection to Prometheus

    Follow these steps to create a connection to Prometheus:

    1. Select Visualization from the list of services on the left.

    2. Select your workbook or click Create workbook to make a new one.

    3. Click CreateConnection in the upper-right corner of your workbook page.

    4. Select Prometheus.

    5. Specify the connection parameters:

      • Hostname. IP address or the domain name (FQDN) of the Prometheus host. You can provide multiple hostnames separating them with a , comma.

        If the connection to the first host fails, Visualization will automatically attempt to connect to the following one.

      • Port to connect to a Prometheus host.

      • Username and Password to connect to Prometheus.

      • Cache TTL in seconds:

        • Default

        • Customized.


          We recommend using 300 seconds (5 minutes) for this setting.

    6. Click Create connection.

    7. Name your connection and click Create.