Google Memorystore for Memcached


We offer a cloud integration for reporting your GCP Memcache data to our platform. Here we explain how to activate the integration and what data it collects.

Activate the integration

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

Configuration and polling

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

Default polling information for the GCP Memcache integration:

  • New Relic polling interval: 5 minutes

Find and use data

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

Data is attached to the following event types:

Entity Event Type Provider
MemcacheNode GcpMemcacheMemcacheNodeSample GcpMemcacheMemcacheNode

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

Metric data

This integration collects GCP Memcache data for MemcacheNode.

Memcache MemcacheNode data

Metric Unit Description


Count Connections active in this Memcached node.


Bytes Bytes alloted for Memcached in this node, grouped by whether that memory is used or not.


Seconds CPU usage time by Memcached process grouped by user and kernel mode.


Percent CPU usage percent by Memcached node.


Count Count of items evicted by this Memcached node.


Percent Hit ratio, expressed as a percentage of the total cache requests excluding set operations. Values are numbers between 0.0 and 1.0, charts display the values as a percentage between 0% and 100%.


Count Items stored in this Memcached node.


Count Count of Memcached operations grouped by command and response_type (e.g. hit, miss).


Bytes Bytes received by this Memcached node.


Bytes Bytes sent by this Memcached node.


Seconds Time in seconds the node has been running.

For more help

If you need more help, check out these support and learning resources: