Over the last decade, log management has been largely dominated by the ELK Stack – a once-open source tool set that collects, processes, stores and analyzes log data. The ‘k’ in the ELK Stack represents Kibana, which is the component engineers use to query and visualize their log data stored in Elasticsearch. Sadly, in January 2021, Elastic decided to close source the ELK … [Read more...] about A User Guide for OpenSearch Dashboards
Cloud infrastructure and application monitoring dashboards are critical to gaining visibility into the health and performance of your system. But what are the best metrics to monitor? What are the best types of visualizations to monitor them? How can you ensure your alerts are actionable?We answered these questions on our webinar Build the Ultimate Cloud Monitoring Dashboard. … [Read more...] about Building the Ultimate Monitoring Dashboards in Logz.io: First Steps
This is the third blog in our series on Monitoring Essentials. To learn more, check out these posts on Phantom Metrics and Expensive Metrics.Dashboards are powerful tools for monitoring and troubleshooting your system. Too often, however, we run into an incident, jump to the dashboard, just to find ourselves drowning in endless data and unable to find what we need. This could … [Read more...] about Why You Can’t Find Anything in Your Monitoring Dashboards
Santa drives his sleigh using Kibana Dashboards!English简体中文한국어日本語FrançaisDeutschEspañolPortuguêsIt’s the festive season. Regardless of whether you believe in Santa or celebrate Christmas or another holiday in December, we can all appreciate the speed at which good ol’ St. Nick flies around the world with his trusty reindeer delivering presents to all the good children.He’s been … [Read more...] about Santa drives his sleigh using Kibana Dashboards!
Open source metrics monitoring with Prometheus, InfluxDB and GrafanaIt’s monitoring time. We all collect metrics from our system and applications to monitor their health, availability and performance. Our metrics are essentially time-series data collected from various endpoints. Then, it is stored in time series specialized databases, and then visualized in the metrics graphs … [Read more...] about Auto-convert Grafana dashboards from influxQL to PromQL
From the moment Elastic announced plans to abandon a pure open source license for its Elasticsearch engine and Kibana dashboards in early 2021, there’s been a massive effort underway to create clear alternatives for the global community of active users.Logz.io has been an outspoken advocate and contributor to this work – fully embracing it as part of our product roadmap to best … [Read more...] about Logz.io moving to adopt OpenSearch Dashboards replacing Kibana
During Logz.io’s ScaleUp 2021 user conference, we announced that Unified Dashboards were coming to you soon. And now it’s finally here for anyone to try during the Public Beta.Unified Dashboards will allow Logz.io customers to analyze and filter their logs, metrics, and traces side-by-side on a single monitoring dashboard.Check out our recent blog to learn about why we built … [Read more...] about Get Started with the Public Beta for Unified Dashboards