To install and configure the Instana agent as a Daemonset within your Kubernetes cluster, you need to customize the Instana agent
The Instana agent
daemonset.yaml creates the
namespace in which the DaemonSet is created. This enables you to tag agents to quickly identify them, to stop them, or to to delete the
Enter the cluster name and (optionally) the agent zone.
|Cluster name (
||Used to customize the zone grouping displayed on the infrastructure map. It also sets the default name of the cluster.|
|Agent zone (
||The customised name of the cluster monitored by this daemonset.|
All of the other required parameters are pre-populated.
kubectl apply -f instana-agent.yaml
Note: Any additional edits you make to the
instana-agent.yaml file, require that the DaemonSet is recreated. To apply changes, run the following commands:
kubectl delete -f instana-agent.yaml kubectl apply -f instana-agent.yaml
For information about additional Kubernetes configuration, see the following sections in our Kubernetes docs: