You cannot activate the PuppetDB integration until CloudWisdom begins receiving data. Once data arrives, the package (Dashboards and Policies) is automatically provisioned. To remove those Dashboards and Policies, click the toggle on the PuppetDB integration card.

1. Get API Key

  1. In CloudWisdom, Navigate to Integrations > PuppetDB.
  2. Copy the API Key.
  3. Add this key to your Linux Agent.

2. Update the Configuration File

  1. Open PuppetDBCollector.conf in the collectors folder, /opt/netuitive-agent/conf/collectors.
  2. Change the enabled setting to True,]
  3. Save the file and restart the agent.
enabled = True
host = localhost
port = 8080

4. View your data.

CloudWisdom starts displaying data in approximately 5 minutes.You can adjust the default settings as necessary depending on your environment.

Collector Options

Setting Default Description Type
byte_unit byte Default numeric output(s) str
enabled FALSE Enable collecting these metrics bool
host localhost Hostname to collect from str
measure_collector_time FALSE Collect the collector run time in ms bool
metrics_blacklist None Regex to match metrics to block. Mutually exclusive with metrics_whitelist NoneType
metrics_whitelist None Regex to match metrics to transmit. Mutually exclusive with metrics_blacklist NoneType
port 8080 Port number to collect from int