Viewing Load Balancer Metrics

Describes how to view the metrics for a load balancer.

You can view the following types of metrics for load balancers:

Viewing Metrics for a Single Load Balancer

Use the OCI Console to view metrics for a Load Balancer resource.

  1. Open the navigation menu, click Networking, and then click Load Balancers.

  2. Select the Compartment from the list.

    All load balancers and network load balancers in that compartment are listed in tabular form.

  3. (optional) Select a State from the list to limit the load balancers displayed to that state.

  4. (optional) Uncheck Load Balancer under Type to only display load balancers.

  5. Select the load balancer whose metrics you want to view.

    The Load Balancer Details dialog box appears.

  6. Click Metrics under Resources.

    The Metrics list appears. All routing policies are listed in tabular form.

  7. In the Resources menu, click Metrics (if necessary).

    The Metrics page displays a default set of charts for the current load balancer.

  8. Specify the following:

    • Start Time: The date-time group for when the metric period starts.

    • End Time: The date-time group for when the metric period ends.

    • Quick Selects: Select a pre-determined time period for the metric period from the list.

For more information about monitoring metrics and using alarms, see Monitoring. For information about notifications for alarms, see Notifications.

Viewing Metrics for All Load Balancers in a Compartment

  1. Open the navigation menu and click Observability & Management. Under Monitoring, click Service Metrics.

    The Service Metrics page appears.

  2. Select the Compartment from the list.

  3. Select "oci_lbass" from the Metric namespace list.

    A default set of charts for the selected metric namespace appears in the Service Metrics page. For more information about the emitted metrics, see the foregoing table. You can also use the Monitoring service to create custom queries.