Plugins for Aiven for Grafana®#

The following plugins are available in all installations of Aiven for Grafana®, and they are updated at intervals. To request additional plugins, please reach out to our support team at

Panel plugins#

AJAX - Grafana | GitHub

A general way to load external content into a Grafana dashboard.

Alert list - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Allows you to display alerts on a dashboard. The list can be configured to show either the current state of your alerts or recent alert state changes.

Annotation list - Grafana | GitHub

Shows user annotations in Grafana database.

Bar chart - Grafana Docs

Allows you to graph categorical data.

Bar gauge - Grafana Docs

Simplifies your data by reducing every field to a single value. You choose how Grafana calculates the reduction. This panel can show one or more bar gauges depending on how many series, rows, or columns your query returns.

Candlestick - Grafana Docs

Shows a chart that is typically used to describe price movements of a security, derivative, or currency.

Canvas - Grafana

Included with Grafana. Canvas visualizations are extensible form-built panels that allow you to explicitly place elements within static and dynamic layouts. Similar to UI and web design tools you may have used before.

Carpet plot - Grafana

Receives data series and divides all the data into individual buckets.

Clock - Grafana | GitHub

Shows the current time or a countdown and updates every second.

D3 Gauge - Grafana | GitHub

Provides a D3-based gauge panel for Grafana 6.x/7.x

Dashboard list - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Allows you to display dynamic links to other dashboards. The list can be configured to use starred dashboards, a search query and/or dashboard tags.

Diagram - Grafana | GitHub

Provides a way to create flow-charts, sequence diagrams, and Gantt charts by leveraging the mermaid.js library.

Discrete - Grafana | GitHub

Shows discrete values in a horizontal graph, plotting state transitions.

FlowCharting - Grafana | Docs

Displays complex diagrams using the online graphing library


Standard gauge visualization.


Included with Grafana.

Getting Started

Included with Grafana.

Graph - Grafana Docs

Included with Grafana, provides a very rich set of graphing options.

Heatmap - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Allows you to view histograms over time. The legacy Heatmap plugin is also still available.

Histogram - Grafana | GitHub

Provides a histogram for time series data.


Included with Grafana.

News - Grafana Docs

This panel visualization displays an RSS feed. By default, it displays articles from the Grafana Labs blog.

Node Graph

Included with Grafana.

Panel / Plotly - GitHub

Render metrics using the JavaScript framework.

Pie Chart - Grafana | GitHub

Adding pie charts to your dashboard.

Plugin list - Grafana

Included with Grafana.

Singlestat Math - Grafana

A modification of the native single stat panel to support math functions across series.

Stat - Grafana Docs

Included with Grafana, allows you to show the one main summary stat of a SINGLE series.

State timeline

Included with Grafana.

Status history

Provides a periodic status history.

Status Panel - Grafana | GitHub

Use as a centralized view for the status of component in a glance.

Statusmap - Grafana | GitHub

Shows discrete statuses of multiple targets over time.

Table - Grafana

Supports both multiple modes for time series as well as for table, annotation and raw JSON data. It also provides date formatting and value formatting and coloring options.

Text - Grafana

A simple panel that displays text. The source text is written in markdown so that you can format it.

Time series

Allows for visualizing time series data.


Included with Grafana.

Worldmap Panel - GitHub

Displays time series data or geohash data from Elasticsearch overlaid on a world map.

XY Chart - Grafana

Native plugin that supports arbitrary X vs Y in graphs.

Data source plugins#

Altinity plugin for ClickHouse® - GitHub

Provides support for ClickHouse® as a backend database.

Azure Monitor - Grafana | GitHub

Provides a single source for monitoring Azure resources.

CloudWatch - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Build dashboards for your CloudWatch metrics.

Elasticsearch - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Performs Elasticsearch queries to visualize logs or metrics stored in Elasticsearch. Annotate your graphs with log events stored in Elasticsearch.

GitHub - GitHub

Allows GitHub API data to be visually represented in Grafana dashboards.

Google BigQuery - GitHub

Provides support for BigQuery as a backend database.

Google Sheets - Grafana | GitHub

Visualize your Google Spreadsheets in Grafana.

Graphite - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Quickly navigate the metric space, add functions, change function parameters and more.

InfluxDB® - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Instana - Grafana | GitHub

Shows metrics from Instana AI-Powered APM for dynamic applications.


Open source, end-to-end distributed tracing.


A built in data source that allows you to connect to the Loki logging service.

Microsoft SQL Server

Grafana ships with a built-in Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQL) data source plugin that allows you to query and visualize data from any Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or newer.

MySQL - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Allows you to query any visualize data from a MySQL compatible database.

OpenSearch® - Grafana

Runs many types of simple or complex OpenSearch queries to visualize logs or metrics stored in OpenSearch. Annotate your graphs with log events stored in OpenSearch.

OpenTSDB - Grafana | Grafana Docs

OpenTSDB is a scalable, distributed time series database.

Pagerduty - Grafana | GitHub

Annotations-only datasource for Pagerduty events.

PostgreSQL® - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Allows you to query and visualize data from a PostgreSQL compatible database.

Prometheus - Grafana | Grafana Docs

Work with the open-source service monitoring system and time series database.

Prometheus AlertManager - GitHub

Allows you to use the AlertManager API of Prometheus to create dashboards in Grafana.

SimpleJson - Grafana | GitHub

Stackdriver / Google Cloud Monitoring

Data source for Google’s monitoring service (formerly named, and listed as, Stackdriver).


High volume, minimal dependency trace storage. OSS tracing solution from Grafana Labs.

TestData DB

Generates test data in different forms.


Data source for the distributed tracing system.


Grafana Image Renderer (Renderer) - Grafana | GitHub

Handles rendering panels and dashboards to PNGs using a headless browser (Chromium).

Traces (Application) - Grafana

Grafana Enterprise Traces (GET) is a commercial offering based on Tempo, and allows you to deploy a highly-scalable, simple, and reliable traces cluster in your own data center.

worldPing - GitHub

Continually tests, stores and alerts on the global performance and availability of your Internet applications so you can pinpoint issues.

Zabbix (Application) - Grafana | GitHub

Visualizes your Zabbix metrics.

Elasticsearch is a trademark of Elasticsearch B.V., registered in the U.S. and in other countries.