Docker Swarm

Logs Collected

The Docker Swarm log bundle collects and sends log data to Google Stackdriver Logging from the following types of logs:

  • kernel
    Events and information related to the host OS kernel
  • dockerd
    Events and information related to the dockerd daemon.
  • containerd
    Events and information related to the containerd daemon
  • NetworkManager
    Events and information related to Docker Swarm service networks

The following images are examples of the information that can be seen when using the Docker Swarm log bundle.


kernel logs example


dockerd logs example


containerd logs example


NetworkManager logs example

Supported Versions

Docker Engine API version 1.30 and all previous versions

Log Collection Setup

Configure a Docker Swarm Log Source

  1. Install the BindPlane Log Agent on the host system.
  2. Login to BindPlane and select the Logs tab.

Logs Tab

  1. Select the Sources tab.

Sources Tab

  1. In the top-right portion of the screen, click on the Add Source Configuration button

Add Source Configuration Button

  1. Choose Docker Swarm
  2. Fill out the Docker Swarm configuration form

Docker Swarm Log Configuration Form