To get up and running with Telegraf, complete the following tasks:
Download the latest Telegraf release at the InfluxData download page.
Downloading, installing, configuring and getting started with Telegraf, the plug-in driven server agent of the InfluxData time series platform.
This page provides directions for installing, starting, and configuring Telegraf.
Requirements Installation of the Telegraf package may require root or administrator privileges in order to complete successfully.
Networking Telegraf offers multiple service input plugins that may require custom ports. All port mappings can be modified through the configuration file, which is located at /etc/telegraf/telegraf.conf for default installations.
NTP Telegraf uses a host’s local time in UTC to assign timestamps to data.
Support and feedback
Thank you for being part of our community!
We welcome and encourage your feedback and bug reports for Telegraf and this documentation.
To find support, the following resources are available:
InfluxDB Cloud customers can contact InfluxData Support.