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Monitoring by Prometheus


This scenario is a quick introduction to the installation and configuration of Prometheus on Ubuntu. Prometheus is an open-source systems and service monitoring system. Disclaimer! This scenario is based on content from: https://kifarunix.com/install-prometheus-on-ubuntu-18-04/

Based on the original content, we have improved on it as shown: 1. Availed a virtual environment to test the commands and configurations. 2. Mapped the network configuration to allow easy access.

What you will learn

After completing the scenario, participants will be able to install and configure Prometheus on Ubuntu. Specifically, this scenario addresses the following competences: - What Prometheus is and how it is helpful. - How to install and configure Prometheus on Ubuntu. - Testing Prometheus.

Scenario Pre-requisites / recommendations

This scenario requires basic knowledge in Linux operating systems.

Technical Details

  • This scenario uses a Virtual Machine with Ubuntu that will enable you to test the commands and configurations.
  • All packages have been installed for you but not configured as the VMs don't have internet access. Any install commands shown are for reference purposes only and should not be run.