Getting started with Yandex Monitoring

This guide explains how to create a dashboard and add widgets that displace the status of Yandex.Cloud resources.

Note

Yandex Monitoring automatically creates service dashboards with a set of widgets that display the status of your cloud resources. If you don't have any resources, create them (for example, a VM and a database) to start using the service.

Before you start

Get access to Yandex Monitoring on the service homepage.

Once you have access, go to the service interface.

Create a new dashboard

  1. On the service homepage, click Create dashboard.
  2. Click Add in the upper-right corner of the menu and select Heading.
  3. Enter Cross-service dashboard in the text field and select the Large size.
  4. Click Add.
  5. Drag the created widget to the appropriate place on the dashboard.

Add a widget of Yandex Compute Cloud

  1. Click Add in the upper-right corner of the menu and select Saved chart.
  2. Fill in the widget parameters. Pay close attention to the following fields:
    • Heading. Sets the name of the widget. It is displayed on top of the widget.
    • Widget. Select a widget of the Yandex Compute Cloud service. To do this, go to All files/service/compute and specify the widget.
    • Description. Sets the description of the widget. It is displayed at the bottom of the widget.
  3. Click Add. The widget is displayed on the dashboard.
  4. Drag the created widget to the appropriate place on the dashboard.

Add a widget of Yandex Managed Service for ClickHouse

  1. Click Add in the upper-right corner of the menu and select Saved chart.
  2. Fill in the widget parameters. Pay close attention to the following fields:
    • Heading. Sets the name of the widget. It is displayed on top of the widget.
    • Widget. Select a widget of the Yandex Managed Service for ClickHouse service. To do this, go to All files/service/managed-clickhouse and specify the widget.
    • Description. Sets the description of the widget. It is displayed at the bottom of the widget.
  3. Click Add. The widget is displayed on the dashboard.
  4. Drag the created widget to the appropriate place on the dashboard.

Save the created dashboard

  1. Click Finish in the top-right corner of the menu.
  2. Enter a name for the dashboard and select the directory to save it to.
  3. Click Save. The dashboard is saved in the specified directory.

You now have a dashboard with widgets that display the state of different Yandex.Cloud service resources.