Telegraf is a plugin-driven server agent for collecting and reporting metrics for all kinds of data from databases, systems, and IoT devices



Install and Create InfluxDB

Install and setup InfluxDB

Config and Run Telegaf

Add/Replace config file telegraf.cof to match with above InfluxDB Database and InfluxDB endpoint / port

Run CLI test

telegraf.exe --config "<absolute path to telegraf.conf>" --test
  • If the test fine, then stop and let install telegaf as service
telegraf.exe --config "<absolute path to telegraf.conf>"  --service install
  • Then start the service
net start telegraf

Visualize by Grafana

Add InfluxDB as Database in Grafana

  • Database name: telegraf
  • Username: grafana
  • Password: grafana123

Import Dashboard by this Json or import 1 of Dashboard from Grafana

Grafana Dashboards - discover and share dashboards for Grafana. provides a central repository where the community can come together to discover and share dashboards.