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Monitoring Digital Ocean with MetricFire

Monitoring Digital Ocean with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate Digital Ocean and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating Digital Ocean and MetricFire, and see how that benefits your monitoring system.

What is MetricFire?

MetricFire is a full-scale platform that provides infrastructure, system, and application monitoring using a suite of open-source monitoring tools. We enable you to use Hosted Graphite and aesthetic custom dashboards to visualize your metrics so you can understand what is happening.

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MetricFire offers users a complete ecosystem of end-to-end infrastructure monitoring, comprised of popular open-source monitoring software services: Graphite and popular dashboards. Plugins for many other open-source projects are preconfigured, such as StatsD, collectd, and Kubernetes. You get all these within a hosted environment as a single product. Not only does MetricFire fit well into the infrastructure monitoring use-case, such as network monitoring and server monitoring, but we also do application monitoring and business intelligence.

         

Through this hosted environment, MetricFire boosts the unique features of open-source projects to give you more functionality than the original products. Below are some of the MetricFire features at a glance: 

  • Cloud Monitoring

  • Hosted Graphite

  • Dashboards


The key thing to remember is that Hosted Graphite by MetricFire is more than just Graphite. Our Hosted Graphite product actually adds data dimensionality and better data storage.

       

The benefits of MetricFire are:

  • Simple, low-cost pricing
    A structured pricing model based on unique time series metrics allows you to work within your budget. The predictability and transparent pricing allow you to keep your costs in check and plan for the future. 1 metric is 1 metric.


  • Easy-to-use dashboards
    Easily share your dashboards with clients for free.


  • Responsive alerting
    Alert notification integrations PagerDuty, Slack, email, and webhooks.


  • Freedom of customization
    Custom metrics through your code.


  • Fantastic customer support
    Highly available support is provided by engineers for engineers to get you set up quickly.


  • Enterprise-ready
    Dedicated clusters for users that need their own environment. 
      

What is Digital Ocean?

MetricFire is a cloud monitoring and observability platform that helps businesses and organizations monitor and analyze their infrastructure and applications. One of the cloud platforms that MetricFire integrates with is DigitalOcean, a popular cloud provider that offers affordable and scalable cloud computing services.

MetricFire's integration with DigitalOcean allows users to monitor their DigitalOcean infrastructure and applications from a single platform. This integration enables MetricFire to collect and analyze data from DigitalOcean droplets, Kubernetes clusters, and other services, giving users comprehensive insights into their DigitalOcean infrastructure's performance and health.

To get started with the integration, users need to set up a MetricFire account and configure their DigitalOcean account. Once the integration is set up, MetricFire can start collecting data from DigitalOcean's APIs and sending it to MetricFire's data platform for analysis.

One of the benefits of MetricFire's integration with DigitalOcean is that users can monitor multiple DigitalOcean accounts and regions from a single MetricFire dashboard. This allows users to get a complete view of their infrastructure's performance across multiple regions and accounts, making it easier to identify and troubleshoot issues.

Another benefit of the MetricFire-DigitalOcean integration is the ability to monitor Kubernetes clusters running on DigitalOcean. MetricFire's Kubernetes monitoring solution provides detailed insights into the performance and health of Kubernetes clusters, allowing users to quickly identify and resolve issues.

Overall, MetricFire's integration with DigitalOcean provides users with a powerful and flexible monitoring solution for their DigitalOcean infrastructure and applications. With comprehensive monitoring and analysis capabilities, users can ensure that their infrastructure is performing optimally and avoid costly downtime and performance issues.

How to Integrate Digital Ocean and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

To integrate Digital Ocean and MetricFire with your monitoring system, sign up for a free trial with MetricFire. Talk with the MetricFire team about how to integrate Digital Ocean and MetricFire, and get Digital Ocean interacting with your MetricFire dashboards in minutes.

The author for this testimonial, Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.
“As MetricFire scales effortlessly, we can push and store more metrics than we really need today but might need tomorrow. This increases our depth of understanding of the systems that we run and heads off any future problems.”
Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.

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Save valuable engineering time and stick within your budget. We're known for our predictable and transparent pricing so it's easy to keeps costs under control.

“Building and managing an on-premise installation at this scale would require a lot of engineer time, especially in the first year...we use this engineering time to work on initiatives closer to our core business”

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