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Get droplet metric data via the API

Posted May 27, 2021 52 views
API

Hello, is there a way to get droplet metric data via the API? I’ve looked at the API docs page and have not seen such a thing.

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Hey @RiversideRocks,

I believe that the monitoring data is not available via the DigitalOcean API as of the time being.

What I could suggest in the time being is to use a monitoring system like Nagios or Zabbix for example. You can find some tutorials on how to setup that here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tags/monitoring

Regarding the API, the best thing to do to get your voice heard regarding this would be to head over to our Product Ideas board and post a new idea, including as much information as possible for what you’d like to see implemented.

https://ideas.digitalocean.com/

Hope that helps!
- Bobby.