Monitoring, Observability, and Telemetry Explained

Whenever something goes wrong in a system or application, it affects the customers, the business performance, and of course, the Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) who stay up late to fix it. While engineers often use terms/tools such as monitoring, observability, and telemetry interchangeably, they aren't the same things. Monitoring

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Prince Onyeanuna
Observability

What is Observability?

As businesses grow and offer more complex services and features, gaining deeper visibility into application behavior becomes critical. Effectively tracking application activity and understanding the underlying causes of their behavior empowers businesses to improve performance, troubleshoot issues efficiently, and ensure optimal functionality across all services. The concept of observability refers

Jubril Oyetunji
Jubril Oyetunji
Observability

Kubernetes with OpenTofu: A Guide to Being Fully Open Source

On the 10th of August 2023, Hashicorp announced they where adopting the BSL license, which would affect all future releases of Hashicorp products , API’s and SDK’s. This was huge because Hashicorp has largely released its products under the Mozilla Public License v2.0 (MPL 2.0) since it’

Jubril Oyetunji
Jubril Oyetunji
Kubernetes

Master Linux Text Processing Commands with Our Comprehensive Guide

Text processing in Linux refers to manipulating, analyzing, and managing textual data using various command-line tools and utilities available in the Linux operating system. It involves performing a wide range of tasks on text data, such as searching, filtering, sorting, formatting, and extracting information from text files or streams of

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Omkar Kulkarni

How to use AI to Troubleshoot your Kubernetes Cluster

With the increasing Kubernetes (K8s) adoption in modern software development, developers and DevOps teams face a critical challenge when deploying and maintaining applications. Their expertise is often diverted from core application development to analyzing and troubleshooting Kubernetes, affecting their development velocity. To save you time on troubleshooting K8s, Alex Jones

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Prince Onyeanuna
Kubernetes

Taking Backup of your Kubernetes etcd Data: A step-by-step guide

In the ever-evolving landscape of container orchestration, Kubernetes (K8s) has emerged as the gold standard for managing and scaling containerized applications. At the heart of every K8s cluster lies a critical component known as etcd. etcd is a distributed key-value store that stores and manages all of the K8s' configuration

Omkar Kulkarni
Omkar Kulkarni
Kubernetes

Securing Your Kubernetes Environment: A Comprehensive Guide to Server and Client Certificates in Kubernetes

Kubernetes has emerged as the de facto container orchestration platform in recent years. With its rapid adoption, the need for robust security measures within Kubernetes environments has become paramount. Kubernetes provides several security features, but one of the most important is using server and client certificates. This article will teach

Ehis Iribhogbe
Ehis Iribhogbe
Kubernetes

Optimize AWS Storage Costs with Amazon S3 Lifecycle Configurations

Data is the lifeblood of any business. Data is used to make decisions, drive innovation, and serve customers. But data can also be expensive to store at scale in the cloud. That's where storage lifecycle configurations come in. An Amazon s3 lifecycle configuration is a set of rules that define

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Divine Odazie
AWS