Connecting to Grafana dashboards in the Data Warehouse service

This topic describes how to connect to Grafana dashboards by using your LDAP credentials in Data Warehouse service.

To access Grafana from an environment in Data Warehouse service, the environment must be assigned to you as a resource by using Management Console. For instructions, see Assigning resources to users in the Management Console documentation set.

Required role: DWAdmin

  1. In the Data Warehouse service, select Overview in the left navigation menu and then open the Environment column.
  2. Search for the environment that is associated with the Virtual Warehouse or the Kubernetes cluster which you want to monitor, click the more options menu in the environment tile, and select Open Grafana:

    The Grafana login screen loads.

  3. In the Grafana login screen, use your LDAP credentials to log in, and the Welcome screen displays.
  4. In the Welcome screen, select the grid icon in the left navigation menu, which opens the Dashboard drop-down menu, and then select Manage. This loads a list of dashboards that are available:
    Cloudera Data Warehouse service area Dashboard topics
    Hive auto-scaling, metastore, HiveServer2, Hive service (Hive-Home), and several dashboards for LLAP
    Impala Impala components: catalog server, coordinator, executor, statestore, and the overall Impala service (Impala-Home)
    Istio configuration (Galley), microservices requests (Mesh), configurations (Mixer), general performance of the service, traffic management (Pilot), and workloads
    Kubernetes metrics for applications, usage, and all Kubernetes objects