The zeebe.cfg.toml file


Configure metrics. For more information about Zeebe's metrics subsystem, read the documentation section on metrics.


  • reportingInterval: interval in seconds; controls at which rate the metrics are written to the metrics file. Typical values would be in a range of [5-15] seconds. Default value is 5.
  • metricsFile: filename: the name of the metrics file. Default value is zeebe.prom.
  • directory: filename: the directory to which the metrics file is written. Default value is metrics/, relative to Zeebe's root directory.


reportingInterval = 15
metricsFile = "zeebe.prom"
directory = "/var/lib/metrics"