Exometer JSON reporter
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The exometer JSON reporter provides a way to push metrics collected by
exometer to an HTTP sink via
POST requests. This provides a
general way to publish data to aggregation services with the only
requirement being that the service must be able to accept HTTP
requests and be able to accept JSON formatted data.
The JSON reporter has the following configuration options:
json_sink_url- The URL of the sink where the HTTP requests should be made. The default value is `http://localhost
json_http_request_type- The HTTP request type to use. The valid values are
post. The default is
putis also used if an invalid request type is specified.
hostname- The hostname reported with each metric message sent to the sink. The default is the hostname of the local system.