Observe
Observe employs the http output plugin, allowing you to flush your records into Observe.
For now the functionality is pretty basic and it issues a POST request with the data records in MessagePack (or JSON) format.
The following are the specfic HTTP parameters to employ:

Configuration Parameters

Key
Description
default
host
IP address or hostname of Observe's data collection endpoint
collect.observeinc.com
port
TCP port of to employ when sending to Observe
443
tls
Specify to use tls
on
http_user
Basic Auth Username
${OBSERVE_CUSTOMER}
http_passwd
Basic Auth Password. Requires http_user to be set
${OBSERVE_TOKEN}
uri
Specify the HTTP URI for the Observe's data ingest
/v1/http/fluentbit
format
The data format to be used in the HTTP request body
msgpack
header
The specific header to instructs Observe how to decode incoming payloads
X-Observe-Decoder fluent
compress
Set payload compression mechanism. Option available is 'gzip'
gzip
tls.ca_file
For use with Windows: provide path to root cert

Configuration File

In your main configuration file, append the following Input & Output sections:
[OUTPUT]
name http
match *
host collect.observeinc.com
port 443
tls on
# For Windows: provide path to root cert
#tls.ca_file C:\td-agent-bit\isrgrootx1.pem
http_user ${OBSERVE_CUSTOMER}
http_passwd ${OBSERVE_TOKEN}
uri /v1/http/fluentbit
format msgpack
header X-Observe-Decoder fluent
compress gzip
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