How to add basic monitoring of Jenkins server

How to add basic monitoring of Jenkins server

Overview:

The main plugin that provides monitoring functionality - "Monitoring". This plugin provides monitoring capabilities of the performance of the Jenkins itself by using JavaMelody application

Install the plugin:

  1. To install the plugin go to Manage Jenkins --> Manage Plugins --> Select Available tab --> Search for "monitoring" keyword --> Select the plugin with JavaMelody --> Select "Download now and install after restart": plugin
  2. After installing the plugin check if it is available in the "installed" tab: installed

Basic usage:

  1. In installation tab you can find the "report" button which displays the health dashboard for the Jenkins: report
  2. You can also access the report by appending the /monitoring path to the Jenkins URL: monitoring
  3. To get access to the monitoring info for Jenkins nodes append the /monitoring/nodes path to the Jenkins URL: nodes