A screenshot of a Heroku dashboard after the .json file has been imported into Grafana

Installing the HG Heroku Monitoring & Dashboards Add-on

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  1. Installing the HG Heroku Monitoring & Dashboards Add-on

Installing the HG Heroku Monitoring & Dashboards Add-on

A screenshot of Hosted Graphite's automated Heroku Dashboard.

HG or HostedGraphite provides a complete infrastructure and application monitoring platform from a suite of open-source monitoring tools. Depending on the setup, you can choose Hosted Graphite as your data source and view all required metrics on beautiful Grafana dashboards in real time. Hosted Graphite offers a wide range of tools, add-ons, and plugins that make it possible to measure, analyze, and visualize large amounts of data about your applications with ease. 

Install the HG Heroku Monitoring & Dashboards add-on in your Heroku App and once inside the platform add-on head to Dashboards and select Import dashboard. 

A screenshot in the Hosted Graphite application page pointing where to access Grafana in the Dashboards tab
A screenshot in Grafana with an arrow pointing to the import feature when creating a new dashboard

Then download this json file, and import it into the dashboard. Your Heroku Monitoring Dashboard should load right away!

A screenshot in Grafana's import feature with an arrow pointing to 'Upload .json file' when importing a already made dashboard
A screenshot of a Heroku dashboard after the .json file has been imported into Grafana

If you want to learn more about how to use this add-on with your Heroku app  book a demo with one of our engineers 

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