Nov 22, 2019 | By Marius Oehler
In today's systems, it is often the case to use a combination of several tools to monitor your infrastructure. Especially in the open-source space, it's not uncommon to use one tool for monitoring and another one for visualization. The only challenge is to connect the individual tools. In this blog post, we demonstrate how to visualize data gathered by Sensu Go in Grafana using a custom-developed data source plugin.
Sep 6, 2019 | By Claudio Waldvogel
Loki is the new horizontally-scalable, highly-available, multi-tenant logging backend for Grafana. Although Loki is optimized for use with Kubernetes, it can be combined with other technologies as well. This post illustrates to easily integrate CloudWatch Logs with Loki.
Sep 26, 2018 | By Multiple Authors
In our recent Blog Post we introduced the OpenAPM Initiative. Using OpenAPM you are able to design an open source Application Performance Management (APM) landscape that is suitable to monitor your technology stack. In this blog post we show a proof of concept demonstrating a modular open-source APM solution by creating a small-scale experiment with selected open-source tools.
Jul 20, 2018 | By Multiple Authors
Application performance management (APM) is an essential part of today’s IT landscape. Doing consulting work at our enterprise customers, we most often encounter commercial APM suites. While the market of holistic, out-of-the-box APM solutions is certainly dominated by commercial vendors, the open-source community provides a variety of technologies, each of them excelling at an individual aspect of APM.