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Skydive Grafana Datasource

Skydive Datasource for Grafana >= 3.x.



docker run -d --name=grafana -p 3000:3000 skydive/skydive-grafana-datasource


$ git clone
$ cd skydive-grafana-datasource
$ npm install
$ ./node_modules/grunt-cli/bin/grunt
$ mkdir -p /var/lib/grafana/plugins
$ ln -s `pwd`/dist /var/lib/grafana/plugins/skydive-grafana-datasource


Address of Skydive Analyzer has to be used as URL. By default listening on http://localhost:8082

If using Authentication, just use the Basic Auth and provide User/Password of Skydive Analyzer.

In case of Docker deployment make sure that Skydive API is reachable.

Query editor

In order to get metrics the Skydive Gremlin query language is used. You just need to provide a query that returns Flows. Ex:

G.V().Has('Name', 'br-int').Flows()

Refer to the Skydive Gremlin section for further explanations about the syntax and the functions available.



This software is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this software except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.

Installing Skydive on Grafana Cloud:

For more information, visit the docs on plugin installation.