Build business service monitoring
COMMERCIAL FEATURE: Access business service monitoring (BSM) in the packaged Sensu Go distribution. For more information, see Get started with commercial features.
NOTE: Business service monitoring (BSM) is in public preview and is subject to change.
Build a business service
NOTE: BSM requires PostgreSQL to achieve high event throughput. For this reason, the web UI will display a PostgreSQL prompt instead of the BSM module until you configure a PostgreSQL datastore.
To build a business service in the web UI module:
- Click the services icon in the left navigation menu to open the Services page:
- Click ADD NEW SERVICE to open the Create New Service dialog window.
- Enter the metadata for the new service and click Submit.
The Services page will be updated to include a tile for the new service:
The business service itself is an entity with the class
service, so it will also be listed on the Entities page.
To add service components to a business service:
- Click the kebab icon for the business service:
- Select Add Component from the drop-down menu to open the Configure New Service Component dialog window.
- Enter the metadata, query selectors, rule templates, check scheduling, and handlers for the service component and click Submit.
The list on the business service tile will be updated to include the service component:
View and manage business services
After you create a business service by any means (web UI, API, or sensuctl), it will be listed in the web UI Services page until you delete it.
Click the business service name to view its events and other related details and edit, silence, or delete the service:
To edit, add components to, or delete a business service, click the kebab icon in the top-right corner of the service’s tile.
View and manage service components
After you add a service component to a business service, it will be listed on the business service tile in the web UI Services page until you delete it. To edit or delete a service component, click the kebab icon to the right of the component name in the list:
Click the service component name to view its events and other related details. You can also edit, silence, and delete the component from the detail page.