Google Direct Interconnect monitoring integration

New Relic's integrations include an integration for reporting your GCP Interconnect data to our products. Here we explain how to activate the integration and what data it collects.

Activate integration

To enable the integration follow standard procedures to connect your GCP service to New Relic Infrastructure.

Configuration and polling

You can change the polling frequency and filter data using configuration options.

Default polling information for the GCP Interconnect integration:

  • New Relic polling interval: 5 minutes

Find and use data

To find your integration data, go to > Infrastructure > GCP and select an integration.

Data is attached to the following event type:

Entity Event Type Provider
Interconnect GcpInterconnectInterconnectSample GcpInterconnectInterconnect
Attachment GcpInterconnectAttachmentSample GcpInterconnectAttachment

For more on how to use your data, see Understand and use integration data.

Metric data

This integration collects GCP Interconnect data for Interconnect and Attachment.

Interconnect Interconnect data

Metric Unit Description


BytesPerSecond Active capacity of the interconnect.


Count Number of outbound packets dropped due to link congestion.

Other Light level received over physical circuit.

Other Light level transmitted over physical circuit.


Count Number of errors encountered while receiving packets.


Bytes Number of inbound bytes received.


Count Number of inbound unicast packets received.


Count Number of errors encountered while sending packets.


Bytes Number of outbound bytes sent.


Count Number of outbound unicast packets sent.

Interconnect Attachment data

Metric Unit Description


BytesPerSecond Network Capacity of the Attachment.


Bytes Number of inbound bytes received.


Count Number of inbound packets received.


Bytes Number of outbound bytes sent.


Count Number of outbound packets sent.

For more help

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