The Streams Console is a web application that allows you to easily monitor and manage your Streams instance and jobs. You can quickly gain insights on the health, metrics, issues and performance of  your applications and the systems they are running on.

Watch these videos for a quick overview of some of the features.


Monitor applications and find errors using Streams console


Improve application performance by removing bottlenecks:


Additional features: monitoring for Jobs, PEs, Operators and Streams

  • Actions: Perform actions like setting application trace, restart PEs, submit/cancel jobs, view PE restart recommendations and many more.
  • Domain Tree: (Streams on-prem only) View all your domain artifacts in an hierarchical tree with their status, health and critical metrics. See it in action.
  • Metric/Health charts and grids: Monitor metrics and health through various configurable charts like pie charts, bar charts, scatter charts, etc and grids. See it in action.
  • Log viewer: Analyze application trace, product and console logs through a reader friendly viewer.
  • Streams Graph: A graphical view of your Streams Application which shows flow rates, health of connections & operators and allows you to apply customized metric colour schemes. See it in action.
  • Navigation Status Bar: View the summarized health of all your domain artifacts as well as a detailed list view through drop down hovers. Use the drill through capability to monitor specific artifacts. See it in action.
  • View Chart/Grid: See the tuples flowing through your application through a configurable chart or grid.
The Streams console monitoring an instance
The stream monitoring page including a dynamic chart (bottom left) and a dynamic view (middle bottom)

Domain and Instance Management

(These featurs are available in Streams v4.3 on premises only and not supported in IBM Cloud or IBM Cloud Pak for Data)


Resources and Tags Management Page

  • Add or remove domain resources and tags
  • Associate multiple tags with multiple resources in a few clicks
  • View the relationship between tags and resources


Instance Management Page

  • Create, remove, start, stop and edit Streams instances
  • Modify instance properties
  • Setup application environment variables
  • View the relationship between instances, resource specifications and resources


Domain/Instance Permission Management Page

See it in action

  • Add or remove users, groups and roles
  • Assign roles to users/groups
  • Assign permissions to roles, users and groups
  • View the relationship between user/groups, roles and permissions

You can download Streams Studio, Streams for Excel Add-In, domain & job log bundles and the domain host installation package from the Streams Console. The Streams Console can be accessed by using the URL returned from the command streamtool geturl or by clicking on the Open Streams Console button in Streams Domain Manager.


Streams console videos

Learn more

Practice using the Application Dashboards to gain custom insights in this tutorial: Getting started with Application Dashboards.

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