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Envoy integration for Grafana Cloud

Envoy is an L7 proxy and communication bus designed for large modern service oriented architectures.

Install Envoy integration for Grafana Cloud

  1. In your Grafana instance, Click Integrations and Connections (lightning bolt icon), then click on install integration on Envoy tile.
  2. Wait for the integration to be installed and then follow the steps shown to setup Grafana Agent to automatically scrape and send Envoy metrics to your Cloud Instance.


This integration includes the following dashboards.

  • Envoy Overview


Below is a list of the metrics used on the dashboards and in alerts of the integration and are automatically written to your Grafana Cloud instance.

  • envoy_cluster_upstream_cx_active
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_cx_total
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_active
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_time_bucket
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_time_count
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_time_sum
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_timeout
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_total
  • envoy_cluster_upstream_rq_xx
  • envoy_cluster_version
  • envoy_http_downstream_cx_active
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_active
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_time_bucket
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_time_count
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_time_sum
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_timeout
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_total
  • envoy_http_downstream_rq_xx
  • envoy_listener_downstream_cx_total
  • envoy_server_uptime


By connecting your Envoy instance to Grafana Cloud you might incur charges. To view information on the number of active series that your Grafana Cloud account uses for metrics included in each Cloud tier, see Active series and dpm usage and Cloud tier pricing.