This page provides instructions for configuring log and metric collection for the Sumo Logic App for Kakfa.
Collection Process Overview
Configuring log and metric collection for the Kafka App includes the following tasks:
- Step 1: Configure Fields in Sumo Logic.
- Step 2: Configure Collection for Kafka
Step 1: Configure Fields in Sumo Logic
Create the following Fields in Sumo Logic prior to configuring collection. This ensures that your logs and metrics are tagged with relevant metadata, which is required by the app dashboards. For information on setting up fields, see the Fields help page.
If you are using Kafka in a non-Kubernetes environment create the fields:
If you are using Kafka in a Kubernetes environment create the fields:
Step 2: Configure Collection for Kafka
Sumo Logic supports collection of logs and metrics data from Kafka in both Kubernetes and non-Kubernetes environments.
Please click on the appropriate links below based on the environment where your Kafka clusters are hosted.