Analyze systems' performance metrics in real-time or using historical data.
Compare performance metrics between different hosts and different intervals. Observe trends and identify abnormal patterns.
Extend the collected performance metrics in a simple way.
PCP offers a multitude of APIs and libraries to extract and make use of performance metrics from your own application.
Improvements to SELinux policy via custom PCP package. New Utilities: pcp2elasticsearch, pcp2json, pcp2xlsx, pcp2xml, pcp2zabbix. pmrep enhancements. pmwebd: improved performance, hostname-based naming. python API improvements.
Prometheus endpoint and Linux IPv6 socket metrics. Speedups in auto-configuration of logging. Mandatory web API authentication option. Threading improvements and made exclusive context the only socket connection mode for pmcd now. Added pkg-config and autoreconf support.