As we have now added nginx in front of elasticsearch, collecting metrics for it seems like a good idea. We do have a diamond defined type in puppet that seems to do just that (diamond::collector::nginx).
Related Gerrit Patches:
|operations/puppet : production||Adding metric collection to nginx in the context of elasticsearch|
|operations/puppet/nginx : master||Adding a `$ensure` parameter to nginx::status_site|
|Open||None||T111653 Encrypt all the things|
|Resolved||Gehel||T124444 Look into encrypting Elasticsearch traffic|
|Resolved||Gehel||T130365 Enable metric collection on nginx for elasticsearch|