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Running Graphite at Scale (with Cassandra)

by Andrew Kenney

Published August 19, 2014 in Programming

DevOpsDays Boston 2014 presentation
http://devopsdays.org/events/2014-boston/

Graphite and Statsd are indispensable components of the modern DevOps stack. Companies such as Etsy have demonstrated that instrumenting your business and being a data driven organization can improve the lives of your teams and be useful to help improve your products and your customers' experience.

Unfortunately running Graphite at scale is non-trivial. Acquia has matured over the years in its internal usage of Graphite and has learned many lessons along the way.

Come learn how we have scaled Graphite using Cassandra to store millions of data points all the while giving back to open source.