Monitor your Site Deployment

Objective

This document provides instructions on how to monitor your site deployment in Volterra Console. To know more about site and how Volterra provides monitoring support, see Volterra Site and Monitoring.

Using the instructions provided in this document, you can check the health, connectivity status, and metrics of your site.


Prerequisites

  • VES account

    Note: If you do not have an account, see Create a VES Account.

  • One or more cloud or edge locations with Volterra Site

    Note: Install the Volterra node or cluster image in your cloud or edge location. See Create a Site for more information.


Activities of Monitoring

Monitoring site deployment from Volterra console includes the following activities:

Activity Description
Inspect Site Status View the site status to check if site health score and verify if the site is active with the appropriate configuration.
Inspect Site Connectivity View the connectivity to check if the links to other sites are active.
Inspect Site Dashboard View the site dashboard to check metrics such as alerts, reachability, and overall health.

Inspect Site Status

Step 1: Select system namespace. Select Sites from the configuration menu and Site List from the options pane. From the displayed sites list, check the Health Score field for your site.

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Figure: Site Health Score

Step 2: Click ... on the right-hand side and click Show Status.

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Figure: Site Show Status

Step 3: Check the site status displayed in JSON format.

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Figure: Site Status in JSON


Inspect Site Connectivity

Step 1: Select system namespace. Select Sites from the configuration menu and Connectivity from the options pane.

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Figure: Site Connectivity Status

Step 2: Move your pointer to hover over the connectivity links to display the statistics of connectivity.

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Figure: Site Status and Statistics

Step 3: Click any connectivity link and check the right pane for additional metrics and statistics.

Sample details view:

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Figure: Site Status Details

Sample health view:

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Figure: Site Health Status


Inspect Site Dashboard

Step 1: Select system namespace. Select Sites from the configuration menu and Site List from the options pane. Click on any site to load the dashboard for that site.

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Figure: Site Dashboard

Step 2: Click Alert to check alert dashboard. Health-checks monitor site reachability and service components to provide alerts.

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Figure: Site Dashboard Alert

Step 3: Click Show table on the top right corner to check details related to each alert.

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Figure: Site Dashboard Alert Details

Step 4: Click System Health to check additional information on the health of the site.

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Figure: Site Dashboard System Health

Step 5: Click Reachability in the dropdown menu for the Metric filter to view the reachability metrics.

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Figure: Site Reachability Metrics


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