Prometheus scrape target

  • By Leon
Channel Version Revision Published Runs on
latest/beta 7 7 31 Jan 2022
Ubuntu 20.04
latest/edge 17 17 21 Mar 2022
Ubuntu 20.04
juju deploy prometheus-scrape-target-k8s --channel beta
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Prometheus Scrape Target Operator


The Prometheus Scrape Target operator supports metrics aggregation from applications outside any Juju model. This facilitates using the Canonical Observability Stack even for use cases where the metrics endpoints do not originate from other charmed operators.


# Deploy prometheus, scrape target charms and relate them
$ juju deploy prometheus-k8s
$ juju deploy prometheus-scrape-target-k8s
$ juju relate prometheus-k8s prometheus-scrape-target-k8s

# Setup as an external target
juju config prometheus-scrape-target targets=""


  • Prometheus The scrape target charm only supports relations with a metrics consumer charm using the metrics-endpoint relation and the prometheus_scrape interface.

OCI Images

The Prometheus scrape target operator does not manage a work load and hence does not need a specific OCI Image. It does use a "dummy" image which can be substituted for using any small lightweight container, for example such as busybox.