Grafana Alloy is the new name for our distribution of the OTel collector. Grafana Agent has been deprecated and is in Long-Term Support (LTS) through October 31, 2025. Grafana Agent will reach an End-of-Life (EOL) on November 1, 2025. Read more about why we recommend migrating to Grafana Alloy.

Important: This documentation is about an older version. It's relevant only to the release noted, many of the features and functions have been updated or replaced. Please view the current version.

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Grafana Agent quick starts

The following quick starts help you get up and running with Grafana Agent. You’ll learn how to send your metrics, logs, and traces to the Grafana Stack or Grafana Cloud.

Grafana Stack quick starts

Grafana Cloud quick starts