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Elasticsearch Query Performance | Metrics to Watch

If you’re using the Elasticsearch query functionality, for mainly front-facing client search, there are 3 important metrics to monitor performance. Your cluster can be putting up with any number of queries at a time. The volume of queries over time will align roughly to the load of requests laying a potential burden. Unexpected peaks and valley in a time series of query load could be signs of a problem or potential optimization opportunities.

Better together: Integrating ServiceNow & vRealize Operations

Imagine what you could do when you combine the incredibly valuable data in ServiceNow and vRealize Operations. vAdmins gain visibility into how their VMs are utilized, NOC teams can see beyond the first layer to help their organization troubleshoot faster. Learn how Blue Medora's new integration brings IT operations to a whole new level of efficiency.
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Google Operations is Here! But Where's Stackdriver?

Last week, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) announced that it rebranded its Stackdriver monitoring and logging platform that Google acquired in 2014, to be part of its new Google Operations platform. This rebrand included renaming Google Stackdriver Monitoring to Google Cloud Monitoring and Google Stackdriver Logs to Google Cloud Logging. So what does this mean for Stackdriver customers?

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Troubleshoot MongoDB Page Faults

In General, page faults will occur when the database fails to read data from RAM, so it is forced to read off of the physical disk. Now MongoDB page faults occur when the database fails to read data from virtual memory and must read the data from the physical disk. Most databases cache data in RAM as often as possible to avoid having to read from physical disks since it is slow and costs you valuable time.

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The Cloud Podcast: Bring Order to Your Monitoring with BindPlane

A few weeks ago I sat down with Justin Brodley and Jonathan Baker, hosts of the Cloud Pod podcast to talk about BindPlane, and to discuss logging and monitoring. The podcast was posted this past week and I want to provide you a quick overview of the topics we covered and how BindPlane from Blue Medora fits into the mix.

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Stackdriver Log Management with BindPlane

This is part one of a three-part blog series on Log Management for Google Stackdriver with BindPlane Whether you’re a multi-billion-dollar tech firm or a small startup, sorting your data in a usable and logical manner can prove to be a major challenge. No matter the size of your company, you are going to have individuals within your organization that only need access to specific data and information. Providing them with anything extra ends up slowing down workflows and creates digital clutter.

Single and cohesive view into your healthcare IT environment

Join Blue Medora experts, Chuck Petrie & Peter Haagenson, as they discuss the benefits of building a single view for end-to-end monitoring of your healthcare environment. Learn how monitoring Epic alongside the rest of your IT environment can increase reliability, improve productivity and lower cost of ownership.