Getting started with Sensu
With our commitment to open source software, Sensu Core will always be free.
Download the sandbox
The Sensu sandbox offers an easy way to explore Sensu workflows with guided instruction. It’s a ready-made open source environment – InfluxDB and Grafana are pre-installed and configured, freeing you up to explore the Sensu monitoring event pipeline and multitude of use cases.Get started or Follow the lesson plan
Step 1. Create your first monitoring events
Install Sensu in five minutes, and publish your first event via the Sensu API.
Step 2. Configure a monitoring workflow
Configure a workflow to automatically process events (like storing metrics in InfluxDB or creating & resolving incidents in PagerDuty).
Step 3. Automate your monitoring workflow using the Sensu Agent
Install a Sensu agent to provide local collection and automate discovery.
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Step 4. Join the community
Backed by the best community in monitoring, Sensu Core is the open source heart of Sensu with a huge community of developers working to make Sensu better every day.
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