GetMetricMetadata - Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus


The GetMetricMetadata operation retrieves metadata about metrics that are currently being scraped from targets. It does not provide any target information.

The data section of the query result consists of an object where each key is a metric name and each value is a list of unique metadata objects, as exposed for that metric name across all targets.

Valid HTTP verbs:


Valid URIs:


URL query parameters:

limit=<number> The maximum number of metrics to return.

metric=<string> A metric name to filter metadata for. If you keep this empty, all metric metadata is retrieved.

Sample request

GET /workspaces/ws-b226cc2a-a446-46a9-933a-ac50479a5568/api/v1/metadata HTTP/1.1 Content-Length: 0, Authorization: AUTHPARAMS X-Amz-Date: 20201201T193725Z User-Agent: Grafana/8.1.0

Sample response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: 12345678-abcd-4442-b8c5-262b45e9b535 Connection: keep-alive Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 19:37:25 GMT Content-Type: application/json Server: amazon Transfer-Encoding: chunked { "status": "success", "data": { "aggregator_openapi_v2_regeneration_count": [ { "type": "counter", "help": "[ALPHA] Counter of OpenAPI v2 spec regeneration count broken down by causing APIService name and reason.", "unit": "" } ], ... } }