Leveraging the Power of Elasticsearch in the Performance World



Data is power in the world of performance engineering. Be it test results, system metrics, tunable knobs or record shattering benchmarks, data is everywhere. Read on to know how we at Red Hat are leveraging the power of Elasticsearch with Browbeat to lead the next revolution in performance engineering. Continue reading

Installing grafana and graphite-web + carbon-cache as docker images

Grafana is a powerful and elegant framework allowing easy-to-create dashboards for sharing metric with your team and the world.  The data we gather is collected using collectd, a lightweight agent which collects system performance statistics periodically and stores them locally or to a central repository.  In our case we use graphite’s carbon-cache to collect metrics, and graphite-web to provide a data source for grafana. Continue reading