the platformctl command line tool provides you with a quick yet reliable view of you platform services.
Like all the punch client tools, documentation is available online, either in interactive mode or by simply typing:
platformctl status --help
In addition you can also refert to the manual page:
An online platformctl manual page is also available.
The two essential commands are
platformctl status --service elasticsearch
This online tools is extremally simple yet powerful as it leverages the internal punch monitoring service; the same that are used to report all the monitoring metrics in elasticsearch. This tool is actually a command line equivalent to having a look at Kibana dashboards. It has been designed to facilitate operation on secure and remote platforms where having access to gui is not always simple to setup.