Viewing metrics using the API
You can access these metrics by using the Cloud Monitoring API.
Viewing metrics by using Cloud Monitoring dashboards
To create a custom dashboard, do the following:
In the Google Cloud Console, select Monitoring, or use the following button:
Select Dashboards > Create Dashboard.
Untitled Dashboardwith an appropriate name.
Click Add chart.
In the Find resource type and metric field, add
Cloud Routeras a resource and then a Cloud Router metric.
Change the chart Title or use the suggested title.
Use the Filter controls to restrict the view to only certain routers or sessions.
To add another metric, click Add metric.
Click Save to add the chart to your dashboard.
Some metrics are for the Cloud Router and some metrics are for a BGP
session on a given Cloud Router. Cloud Router metrics are
router-name while BGP sessions metrics are shown as