PA and AO metrics overview

Metrics are quantitative measurements taken from the workloads deployed in your Google Distributed Cloud Hosted (GDCH) projects that help you monitor resources.

This section provides information about metrics collected from all components in GDCH and contains information about metric types, duration, and labels for each. Use this document for reference when constructing PromQL (Prometheus Query Language) expressions to query metrics in the monitoring instance of your project.

Review information about metrics for the following GDCH components:

Visualize PA metrics

For information about the monitoring and visualizing processes for the Platform Administrator (PA), see the monitoring overview in the Administrative guide.

Use the following URL to access metrics in the monitoring instance of the platform-obs project:

https://GDCH_HOST/platform-obs/grafana/explore

Replace GDCH_HOST with the name of your organization in GDCH.

Visualize AO metrics

For information about the monitoring and visualizing processes for the Application Operator (AO), see the monitoring overview in the Developer's guide.

Use the following URL to access metrics in the monitoring instance of your project:

https://GDCH_HOST/PROJECT_NAME/grafana/explore

Replace the following:

  • GDCH_HOST: the name of your organization in GDCH
  • PROJECT_NAME: the name of your project