Going open-source in monitoring, part 0: Intro

Series of posts about migration from commercial monitoring systems to opensource.

Sergey Nuzhdin

3 minute read

Intro (this article) Deploy and basic configuration of Prometheus Create first dashboard in Grafana Configuring alerts in Prometheus and Grafana Making sense of logs with ELK stack and Sentry Replacing commercial APM monitoring Monitoring of the infrastructure is an essential part of any product. But it’s not uncommon for companies to postpone monitoring for the later period. Having it in “nice-to-have” bucket. That’s one of the reasons why they spend a lot of time reacting to the problems after service disruption.