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Securely sending metric data to Hosted Graphite

Securely sending metric data to Hosted Graphite

By far the most straightforward way to securely send your metrics is by installing the Hosted Graphite agent. Once installed, it offers the standard Graphite carbon line TCP and UDP interfaces on the `localhost` interface and automatically forwards to Hosted Graphite over HTTPS.

System monitoring - what are my options? (part 2)

System monitoring - what are my options? (part 2)

Diamond is a Python daemon for collecting system metrics and presenting them to Graphite. Diamond is good for scale and customization.

System monitoring - what are my options? (part 1)

System monitoring - what are my options? (part 1)

Monitoring systems and alerts is crucial to tackling issues as early as possible. Various free tools such as CollectD, Munin, and more.

Alerting from first principles

Alerting from first principles

This article was originally published on May 25, 2016 , by Charlie von Metzradt, co-founder of Hosted Graphite, for the Hosted Graphite blog. Since then, Hosted Graphite has become MetricFire but our goal has stayed the same: Monitoring should be accessible. For more information and for updates on new features, ...

The Most Important KPIs for Monitoring Mobile Games

The Most Important KPIs for Monitoring Mobile Games

This article takes a deep dive into the top KPIs for mobile game monitoring. This article will make sure you are monitoring all of the important areas, as well as documenting your KPIs correctly.

Top 8 Web Application Performance Metrics

Top 8 Web Application Performance Metrics

This article discusses eight web application performance metrics and three methods that can boost performance of your web applications.

Using Grafana and Graphite to monitor server load

Using Grafana and Graphite to monitor server load

Learn the easy and efficient way to monitor server load. MetricFire's Grafana and Graphite makes server monitoring simple and effective.

SQL Server Monitoring: What metrics to track

SQL Server Monitoring: What metrics to track

Improve your business with SQL Server Monitoring. MetricFire’s Hosted Graphite and Hosted Grafana provides accessibility for your SQL Server Monitoring needs.

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