Chapter 4. Viewing the Kibana interface
The cluster logging installation deploys the Kibana interface.
4.1. Launching the Kibana interface
The Kibana interface is a browser-based console to query, discover, and visualize your Elasticsearch data through histograms, line graphs, pie charts, heat maps, built-in geospatial support, and other visualizations.
To launch the Kibana insteface:
- In the OpenShift Container Platform console, click Monitoring → Logging.
Log in using the same credentials you use to log into the OpenShift Container Platform console.
The Kibana interface launches. You can now:
- Search and browse your data using the Discover page.
- Chart and map your data using the Visualize page.
Create and view custom dashboards using the Dashboard page.
Use and configuration of the Kibana interface is beyond the scope of this documentation. For more information, on using the interface, see the Kibana documentation.