Documentation forSolarWinds Observability

Configure HAProxy integration

To integrate HAProxy with SolarWinds Observability:

  1. In SolarWinds Observability, click Add Data at the top.

  2. In the Add Data dialog, click Integration, and then click HAProxy.

  3. In the Add HAProxy dialog, select a host with the SolarWinds Observability Agent you want to use for HAProxy and click Next.

    To only display Agents running in a Kubernetes cluster, click the List only Agents... toggle.

    If you want to install a dedicated Agent on a dedicated host, add the host and then add the HAProxy integration. See Add a self-managed host.

    If you prefer using Docker, see Run the SolarWinds Observability Agent as a Docker image or Kubernetes deployment.

  4. Review the configuration and click Deploy to deploy the changes to the agent.

    • Provide a Display Name.

    • Review the Collection Interval.

  5. Review the configuration file, make any adjustments, and click Apply & Reload to complete the integration setup.

    You might need to change the URL in the configuration file. Search for servers = and make sure that the HAProxy URL is correct.

  6. When the installation is complete, you can continue to observe HAProxy data. Use the buttons on the Summary screen.

To view data collected for the newly configured entity, click View HAProxy or search for HAProxy entities in the Entity Explorer. It may take a few seconds for data to appear for the newly created entity. See Entity Explorer for details.

To view metrics collected for HAProxy, click Analyze > Metrics and search for HAProxy. See Metrics Explorer for details.