Guides - View and Manage Longview Clients
View real-time system metrics and resource utilization to gain insight into your Linux-based cloud workloads.
View Longview Clients
Log in to the Linode Cloud Manager and click the Longview link in the sidebar.
All existing Longview clients are displayed along with some basic system information and metrics, including:
- System uptime
- Available package updates
- Number of CPUs and CPU utilization
- Amount of system memory and memory utilization
- Amount of swap memory and swap utilization
- Average CPU load
- Network traffic
- Amount of disk space and disk utilization
Create a New Longview Client
To start capturing metrics for one of your Compute Instances (or other Linux systems), you can create a new Longview Client instance and install the Longview Agent. See Create a Longview Client and Install the Longview Agent for instructions.
Delete a Longview Client
Log in to the Linode Cloud Manager and click on the Longview link in the sidebar.
Click the ellipsis button corresponding to the Longview Client instance you’d like to remove and select delete.
Next, SSH into the Compute Instance or Linux system that the Longview Client was monitoring.
Uninstall the Longview Agent by removing the
sudo apt-get remove linode-longview
sudo yum remove linode-longview
sudo rm -rf /opt/linode/longview
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