Monitoring Google Compute Engine
The Google Compute Engine sensor is automatically deployed and installed after you install the Instana agent.
Sensor (Data Collection)
- GCE Instance Details
- Instance ID
- Availability Zone
For Instana agent to be able to collect Google Compute Engine Labels following permission for service account is needed:
Instana agent installed on Compute Engine instances will automatically collect labels. Once collected, labels will be shown in
Tags section of sidebar for every Compute Engine instance. Furthermore, these labels can be used as
tags for filtering on Infrastructure map or in Application Perspective view.