Intro to Distributed Systems and traceability using Jaeger – Pt.1

“If I were given one hour to save the planet, I would spend 59 minutes defining the problem and one minute resolving it”  Albert Einstein once said that. Now imagine that this planet in this scenario is your system which you’re responsible for operating and maintaining the availability and durability of the system. Where probably a system contains several Weiterlesen…

An introduction to Loki

Many enterprise customers are using ELK to store the logs from their Kubernetes clusters. Others are using solutions the cloud provider offers like Stackdriver or Cloudwatch. While ELK is difficult to configure and to operate, managed solutions are quite easy to use but they lead into a Vendor Lock-In. Both Weiterlesen…

HowTo: Use the Logging-Operator

Many people are leveraging fluentd, fluent-bit or the ELK-stack in combination with filebeat to collect their logs from Kubernetes clusters. These options are often complicated to configure or not flexible enough to use for different teams. We were looking for an easy way to collect our logs. Besides that, the Weiterlesen…

Monitor your Multi-Cluster-Environments

While countless companies are starting to use Kubernetes to offer their services and applications, many are experiencing the classic problems of “Day-2 operations”: The systems are often not optimized, maintenance aspects are missing, or observability concepts are not sufficiently or incorrectly implemented. A common problem is that existing monitoring and Weiterlesen…