Issue #094

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Observability & Monitoring Community Slack

Come hang out with all your fellow Monitoring Weekly readers. I mean, I’m also there, but I’m sure everyone else is way cooler.

From The Community

Azure Monitor logs in Grafana – now in public preview

The folks at Azure have released a first-party-supported Grafana integration for Azure Monitor logs.

Grafana SCCM Dashboard — Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

The last time I used SCCM, I think I punted the server out the window in anger and rage. Those reports are just horrendous, but hey, here’s Grafana to save the day.

Which block I/O scheduler is the best? We asked eBPF

For those of you really into low-level performance optimization, this article is a treat to read.

awsme – PyPI

boto3 is great, but it can feel cumbersome if all you’re trying to do is pepper CloudWatch instrumentation everywhere. This new Python package wraps boto3 and looks to make things much easier to work with.

SURVEY: On-call compensation in tech/IT

A couple folks are running a survey about on-call. You should totally submit your answers. The results will be made public after it’s done.

Google’s Site Reliability Workbook now available for free in HTML format

PHP on Kubernetes: application logging via unix pipe

What’s the best way to handle logging with php-fpm on k8s? This article makes the argument that the standard method (capturing php-fpm’s stdout/stderr) isn’t good enough, and provides a better solution.

Surviving On-Call: Tips from a Hosted Graphite SRE

These are some great tips. <3

Events

Rethinking Observability for Distributed Systems Tickets – Feb 19, 2019 – San Francisco, CA USA

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— Mike (@mike_julian) Monitoring Weekly Editor