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Install the Redis ULM App and View the Dashboards

This page provides instructions for installing the Redis ULM app, as well as offering descriptions and examples for each of the pre-configured app dashboards.

This page has instructions for installing the Sumo App for Redis ULM and descriptions of each of the app dashboards. 

Install the App

This section demonstrates how to install the Redis ULM App.

To install the app:

Locate and install the app you need from the App Catalog. If you want to see a preview of the dashboards included with the app before installing, click Preview Dashboards.

  1. From the App Catalog, search for and select the app. 
  2. Select the version of the service you're using and click Add to Library.
  1. To install the app, complete the following fields.
    1. App Name. You can retain the existing name, or enter a name of your choice for the app.

    2. Data Source. Select either of these options for the data source.

      • Choose Source Category, and select a source category from the list.

      • Choose Enter a Custom Data Filter, and enter a custom source category beginning with an underscore. Example: (_sourceCategory=MyCategory).

    3. Advanced. Select the Location in Library (the default is the Personal folder in the library), or click New Folder to add a new folder.
  2. Click Add to Library.

Once an app is installed, it will appear in your Personal folder, or other folder that you specified. From here, you can share it with your organization. 

Panels will start to fill automatically. It's important to note that each panel slowly fills with data matching the time range query and received since the panel was created. Results won't immediately be available, but with a bit of time, you'll see full graphs and maps. 

Dashboard Filter with Template Variables  

Template variables provide dynamic dashboards that rescope data on the fly. As you apply variables to troubleshoot through your dashboard, you can view dynamic changes to the data for a fast resolution to the root cause. For more information, see the Filter with template variables help page.

Redis ULM - Overview

The Redis ULM - Overview dashboard provides an at-a-glance view of the Redis server status, error logs along with database metrics.

Use this dashboard to:

  • Gain insights into Redis cluster Master and Slave status.
  • Gain insights into your Redis health using Cache Hit Rate, Fragmentation Ratio, and Slow Queries Log.
  • Get insights into Active and rejected client connections.

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Redis ULM - Cluster Overview

The Redis ULM - Cluster Overview dashboard provides a high-level view of cluster infrastructure, comparisons, and trends.

Use this dashboard to:

  • Review Cluster infrastructure.
  • Manage Redis versions running on nodes.
  • Understand Master and Slave replication offsets.

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Redis ULM - Cluster Operations

The Redis ULM - Cluster Operations dashboard provides a high-level view of the activity and health of Master and Slaves on your network. Dashboard panels display visual graphs and detailed information on replication offsets, cache rate, and most importantly, resource usage.

Use this dashboard to:

  • To understand the Cluster resource usage.
  • Gain insights into cache hit and miss rates.

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Redis ULM - Logs

The Redis ULM - Logs dashboard provides a detailed analysis based on logs. The panels provide details such as RDBMemory Usage, events, RDB, and AOF events.

Use this dashboard to:

  • Review errors and warnings generated by the server. 
  • Review the RDBMemory Usage, events, RDB and AOF events.

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Redis ULM - Command Stats Delta

The Redis ULM - Command Stats Delta dashboard provides an at-a-glance view of commands running on your Redis server.

Use this dashboard to:

  • To gain insights into the commands running on your cluster.

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