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Logging system metrics#

The following is logged automatically by default:

  • Hardware consumption (CPU, GPU, and memory)
  • Console logs (stdout, stderr)

You'll find these in the monitoring namespace of each run.

The metrics are organized into subfolders per process – monitoring/<hash>/ – where the hash is calculated based on environment information, to ensure that it's unique for each process.

How to disable

To turn off logging of system metrics, use one or more of the following parameters with init_run():

run = neptune.init_run(

See in Neptune 

Setting a custom monitoring namespace name#

You can provide your custom monitoring namespace name by passing it to the monitoring_namespace argument at initialization:

import neptune

run = neptune.init_run(

This custom name will replace the monitoring/<hash>/ pattern. If you're logging metrics from multiple processes, ensure that your custom name is unique for each process.

Logging Python Logger output#

You can also capture logs from a Python Logger .

Create and add a Neptune handler to your Logger:

import logging
from neptune.integrations.python_logger import NeptuneHandler

logger = logging.getLogger("my_python_logger")

logger.addHandler(NeptuneHandler(run=run))  # a previously initialized run

logger.debug("Starting training")


You can customize what level of logs you want to capture or the name of the field where the logs will be stored.

For details, see API referencePython Logger.