Wavefront

Sep 14, 2018

Wavefront is a metrics monitoring and analytics service which lets you visualize, query and alert over data from across your stack (infrastructure, network, cloud, containers, custom app metrics, business KPI, etc.). On top, we provide out-of-the-box solutions for key monitoring use cases, including pre-built integrations and dashboards to make it quick and easy to pull in metrics and start seeing insights.

Wavefront is the ultimate metrics monitoring service for cloud and modern application environments. Its observability and analytics tools enable DevOps functions at SaaS companies where power, scale, performance, and reliability are essential to their business.

The Wavefront advantage for DevOps and Developer teams:

  • Analytics Driven: Automate seeing anomalies faster, prevent them from happening again.
  • Hyper Performance: Speed through millions of data points per second, analyze everything with complete data history.
  • Real-Time Response: Capture all your data instantaneously, perform analytics in seconds.
  • Full Stack Correlation: Monitor your architecture from top to bottom, deliver metrics that drive the business.
  • Enterprise Scale: Share visibility across hundreds of engineers, with centralized policy control and oversight.
  • Metrics-As-A-Service: Always on, maintenance-free monitoring, so you can focus on other business.

Nov 5, 2018   |  By Gaanesh Kapatralla
The Wavefront team has released a wave of new dashboard features including new visualizations, interactions, and updates. These new features help DevOps and SREs to monitor and troubleshoot a wide range of application and infrastructure use cases. In this blog post, I’ll share the inspiration for these new dashboard features, walk you through an example, and show you how to get started.
Nov 1, 2018   |  By Chhavi Nijhawan
Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is a “top three” public-cloud computing provider along with AWS and Microsoft Azure. Like other cloud providers, GCP provides the agility to spin up compute, storage, network resources on the fly. It offers a variety of services such as Google Cloud Functions, Google ML Engine, and Google Container Engine, to name a few.
Oct 30, 2018   |  By Howard Yoo
The Wavefront REST API powers the Wavefront UI. When you do something in the UI, like click a button, the result is a sequence of API calls that interact with Wavefront services. Wavefront customers can also use our public API to invoke services and to automate certain tasks such as event creation, generation of queries, and so on.
Oct 25, 2018   |  By Stela Udovicic
It’s been exhilarating to witness the evolution of networking over the years – from traditional architectures with classic routers and switches, to Software Defined Networking and adding upon it with cloud networking environments. It’s been just as fascinating to see the transformation of tools used to troubleshoot networking. With the adoption of infrastructure as code for networking components, engineering teams are beginning to add new tooling to see beyond traditional networking.
Oct 18, 2018   |  By Renate Kempf
From the beginning, the three Wavefront founders considered docs–getting information to our users–an integral part of the Wavefront experience. Clement Pang has blogged about Wavefront on the Wavefront website and on medium.com, Dev Nag prepared excellent videos that explain how Wavefront works, and Durren Shen— also a blogger — has tirelessly helped improve our reference docs.
Sep 14, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Modern highly distributed cloud application architectures require a modern monitoring and analytics approach. Find out why SaaS leaders such as Workday, Intuit, Box, and Groupon are choosing metric analytics to gain real-time insight into the performance of their critical services.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Managing the performance of distributed cloud applications at scale requires a modern monitoring approach. Should you rely on logs or metrics instrumentation to monitor them? This guide will help you select the best analytics approach for your cloud application stack.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Containers help you to move faster with application innovation. But they also create monitoring complexity due to their short lifespan, highly dynamic nature, and lean functionality. Read this eBook to get best practices for container monitoring. You will also discover Wavefront's out-of-the-box monitoring suite for Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, and more. Finally, find out how Wavefront customers monitor their containerized applications in production.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Wavefront
In the dynamic world of public clouds with many services, scaling your cloud-native applications can be challenging. When choosing a monitoring platform for their cloud applications, DevOps and developer teams must look for characteristics that reflect the nature of running code on a public cloud: speed, flexibility, and scalability.
Oct 16, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Join us for a live demo and see how Wavefront metrics monitoring and analytics is used for trending, anomaly detection, and troubleshooting. We'll cover how to get started with metrics, our Wavefront Query Language, crafting smart alerts, and building dashboards.
Sep 25, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Join us for a live demo and see how Wavefront metrics monitoring and analytics is used for trending, anomaly detection, and troubleshooting. We'll cover how to get started with metrics, our Wavefront Query Language, crafting smart alerts, and building dashboards.
Aug 27, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Demonstration of troubleshooting using Wavefront's enriched AWS dashboards.
Aug 27, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Demonstration of monitoring serverless functions using Wavefront's AWS Lambda SDK.
Aug 21, 2018   |  By Wavefront
Join us for a live demo and see how Wavefront metrics monitoring and analytics is used for trending, anomaly detection, and troubleshooting. We'll cover how to get started with metrics, our Wavefront Query Language, crafting smart alerts, and building dashboards.