This is archived documentation for InfluxData product versions that are no longer maintained. For newer documentation, see the latest InfluxData documentation.
The line protocol is a text based format for writing points to InfluxDB.
Syntax reference for Line Protocol
The JSON write protocol is deprecated as of InfluxDB 0.9.1. It receives no bug fixes or updates, and should not be used in production environments.
InfluxDB accepts writes over UDP. To configure InfluxDB to support writes over UDP you must adjust your config file.
InfluxDB provides an easy way to hook up Graphite as an input source.
InfluxDB provides an easy way to hook up CollectD as an input source.
InfluxDB provides an easy way to hook up OpenTSDB as an input source.