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Posts by Amnon Heiman


Scylla Monitoring Stack Release 2.2

Scylla Monitoring Stack Release Notes

The Scylla team is pleased to announce the release of Scylla Monitoring Stack 2.2. Scylla Monitoring Stack is an open source stack for monitoring Scylla Enterprise and Scylla Open Source, based on Prometheus and Grafana. Scylla Monitoring Stack 2.2 supports: Scylla Open Source versions 2.3 and 3.0 Scylla Enterprise versions 2017.x and 2018.x Scylla Manager 1.3.x Related Links Scylla New Optimization Dashboard Download Scylla Monitoring 2.2 Scylla Monitoring Stack Docs Upgrade from Scylla Monitoring 2.1 to 2.2 Upgrade from Scylla Monitoring 1.x to 2.x New in Scylla Monitoring Stack 2.2 CQL optimization dashboard (#471) The CQL optimization dashboard helps identify […]

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Better Grafana Dashboards with Less Typing


At ScyllaDB, we love Grafana and use it a lot. However, if you are familiar with Grafana, then you are probably familiar with issues creating dashboards. For example, we find adding a new dashboard, row, or panel from the GUI is a breeze. But since we maintain our dashboards as files (sorry DB users, we like Git and commit messages) things can get messy.

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Monitoring Scylla with the new Scylla Prometheus API

Scylla Prometheus

As of Scylla 1.4, Scylla has native support for Prometheus. This post covers Scylla metrics exporting, an overview of Prometheus and how to use the Prometheus API, the Prometheus-Grafana integration, and provides an answer to which came first: the chicken or the egg.

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