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Sumo Logic

Metric Ingestion and Storage

How long Sumo stores raw metric data points, one minute roll-ups, and one hour roll-ups.

Metric ingestion

Sumo does not ingest metric data that is more than one week old.

Metric retention

Metrics data is stored in Sumo Logic as raw, one minute, and one hour resolutions. It's retained according to the following retention policy:

Data Type Retained Retention Period
Raw 7 days
1 minute resolution 30 days
1 hour resolution 1 year

For historical rollups (1 minute and 1 hour) Sumo calculates the max, min, avg, sum, and count values for a metric per minute or hour.