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For information about how to toggle the Vitals feature and use the Vitals API,
visit Kong Vitals
Kong Manager’s Vitals charts display the successes and errors of each Kong
Workspace within a given timespan. This visualization makes it easy for an
Admin to quickly identify the Workspaces in need of attention from the moment
they log in.
To see the exact number of errors and successes at a given timestamp, hover
over coordinates on the chart.
Overview and Workspace Vitals
Vitals will be on by default, so it will be accessible the first time a Super
Admin logs in.
Any authorized user will see a large overview of Vitals for the entire Kong
cluster. Beneath it, each Workspace they have access to will also display their
In addition to the chart with errors and successes, an authorized user will be
able to see the total number of requests and consumers.
To see a more detailed chart of the entire Kong cluster, click the “Vitals”
link in the top navigation. For a more detailed chart of a particular Workspace,
navigate to the Workspace, then hover over the circular chart icon and click
⚠️ IMPORTANT: If a user does not have access to a Workspace, its Vitals will
be hidden, and if they do not have access to any Vitals data, the charts will not appear.
Beneath the Vitals graph, each Workspace will display the most recently added
services, consumers, and plugins.