- This monitor just sends a test signal through the system so we can verify that things are correctly working. Two checks generate random numbers from a Poisson and Normal distribution; the third always returns zero so we can measure monitor invocation overhead.
Create your Metrist account. Either get an invitation from someone in your team or create an individual account.
Install Metrist Orchestrator in your own environment.
Configure Orchestrator with your Metrist API Token and environment variables relevant to this monitor.
Register the monitor using Metrist Monitor API.
Observe the monitor in your Metrist.io account.
In Orchestrator (the instance in which you want this monitor to run), ensure you have defined at least these environment variables:
METRIST_API_TOKEN="" METRIST_INSTANCE_ID="" METRIST_RUN_GROUPS=""