Do too many indexes (like .monitoring-kibana-6-2017.09.11 or .monitoring-es-6-2017.09.11) slow down the index and search?


(Eric Wang) #1

these indexes are auto created by monitoring in x-pack.


(Mark Walkom) #2

They are auto created by the Monitoring functionality in X-Pack.

What license level do you have?


(Eric Wang) #3

I have basic license


(Ravi Shanker Reddy) #4

If you have basic license (Free) it will store only seven day indices. There is no concept of too many i think


(Mark Walkom) #5

What do you mean?


(Eric Wang) #6

ok , I'll see it after seven days, may be it will deleted automatically


(Ravi Shanker Reddy) #7

Whenever I saw GET _cat/indices it maintain only seven days data.

For monitoring kibana (7 indices) and ES (7 indices)


(Eric Wang) #8

also for monitoring logstash (7 indices) ?


(Ravi Shanker Reddy) #9

:slight_smile: Didnt tried upto now. Might be the same.


(system) #10

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