Most Popular Blog Tags


2 weeks ago New!
jsonnet mixin grafana monitoring prometheus django

Django Monitoring with Prometheus and Grafana

5 min read

The [Prometheus package](https://github.com/korfuri/django-prometheus) for Django provides a great Prometheus integration, but the open source dashboards and alerts that exist are not that great. The to-go [Grafana dashboard](https://grafana.com/grafana/dashboards/9528-django-prometheus/) does not use a large portion of metrics …


3 months ago
rabbitmq prometheus grafana monitoring

RabbitMQ Per Queue Monitoring

4 min read

RabbitMQ has a native built-in Prometheus plugin and by default it has granular metrics disabled. Granular metrics means per-queue/vhost metrics - detailed metrics that provide message lag and consumer info on a `queue` and `vhost` …


9 months ago
grafana monitoring prometheus graphql apollo nestjs

NestJS Apollo GraphQL Prometheus Metrics and Grafana Dashboards

4 min read

Apollo GraphQL and NestJS are gaining traction quickly, however the monitoring approaches are unclear. At the moment (late 2021 / early 2022) there are no default exporters or libraries for Prometheus metrics and the same …


3 years ago
prometheus kubernetes devops

Monitoring Kubernetes InitContainers with Prometheus

1 min read

Kubernetes InitContainers are a neat way to run arbitrary code before your container starts. It ensures that certain pre-conditions are met before your app is up and running. For example it allows you to: - …