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Efficient Monitoring in modern environments

by Tobias Schmidt

Published June 28, 2016 in Technology

Container environments make it easy to deploy hundreds of microservices in today’s infrastructures. Monitoring thousands of metrics efficiently introduces new challenges to not lose insight, avoid alert fatigue and maintain a high development velocity. In this talk I’ll present an overview of important metrics including the 4 golden signals, discuss strategies to organize alerting efficiently, give insight into SoundCloud’s monitoring history and highlight a few success and failure stories.