Monitoring compute infrastructure with the Cloud Ops Agent

Ops agent overview →
Installing on a single VM →
Agent policies →

How can you improve observability for workloads that use compute infrastructure directly and run on Google Compute Engine instances? In this episode of Engineering for Reliability, we show how you can use the Cloud Operations agent to do just that. Watch to learn about the Cloud Operations Agent, how to install it manually and automatically, and how to use the data it collects to improve the reliability of your services – and keep your users happy!

0:00 – Intro
0:24 – What’s an agent?
0:54 – Intro to the Cloud Operations agent
1:45 – Installing on single VM
2:59 – Agent data
4:02 – Agent policies with gcloud
5:32 – Agent policies with Terraform
6:33 – Outro

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product: Cloud – Operations – Cloud Monitoring; fullname: Yuri Grinshteyn; re_ty: Publish;

Duration: 00:07:10
Publisher: Google Cloud
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