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Monitoring made easy with Percona App for Grafana

 | May 26, 2016 |  Posted In: Monitoring

Percona App for Grafana

Percona has released a new Percona App for Grafana! Are you using Grafana 3.x with Prometheus’ time-series database? Now there is a “Percona App” available on Grafana.net! The app provides a set of dashboards for MySQL performance and system monitoring with Prometheus’ datasource, and make it easy for users install them. The dashboards rely on the alias label […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.5 release

 | June 22, 2015 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Percona Monitoring Plugins

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.5. Changelog: Added more DB instance classes to pmp-check-aws-rds.py (issue 1398911) Added configurable query period and average time to pmp-check-aws-rds.py (issue 1436943) Added region support to pmp-check-aws-rds.py (issue 1442980) Added an option to alert when server is not configured as replica to pmp-check-mysql-replication-delay (issue […]

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Django with time zone support and MySQL

 | January 7, 2015 |  Posted In: Insight for Developers, MySQL

This is yet another story of Django web-framework with time zone support and pain dealing with python datetimes and MySQL on the backend. In other words, offset-naive vs offset-aware datetimes. Shortly, more about the problem. After reading the official documentation about the time zones, it makes clear that in order to reflect python datetime in […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.4 release

 | July 21, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, Percona Monitoring Plugins

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.4. Changelog: * Added login-path support to Nagios plugins with MySQL client 5.6 (bug 1338549) * Added a new threshold option for delayed slaves to pmp-check-mysql-replication-delay (bug 1318280) * Added delayed slave support to pmp-check-mysql-replication-running (bug 1332082) * Updated Nagios plugins and Cacti script […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.3. Addressed CVE-2014-2569.

 | March 21, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Monitoring Plugins

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.3. Changelog: * Introduced more secure location of PHP script configs to harden a Cacti setup * Addressed CVE-2014-2569 We have introduced a more secure location /etc/cacti/ for PHP script configs. Earlier, the only way was to keep .php.cnf configs inside of scripts/ folder […]

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Hardening your Cacti setup

 | March 19, 2014 |  Posted In: Percona Monitoring Plugins, Security

If you are using Percona Monitoring Plugins for Cacti, this article should be important to you. By default, the Cacti setup is closed from accessing from Web. Here is an excerpt from /etc/httpd/conf.d/cacti.conf:

In order, to access the Cacti web interface, most likely, you will be changing this configuration. Commenting out Deny/Require statements will […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.2, now with Amazon RDS support

 | March 14, 2014 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Monitoring Plugins

Percona is glad to announce the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.2. Changelog: * Added Nagios plugin and Cacti template for Amazon RDS * Added Nagios config template to the documentation * Added an option to pmp-check-pt-table-checksum to check MAX(ts) of latest checksum * Added generic Nagios plugin for PT tables * Extended pmp-check-mysql-processlist with […]

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Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.1 release (enterprise-grade MySQL monitoring and graphing)

 | December 30, 2013 |  Posted In: Events and Announcements, MySQL, Percona Monitoring Plugins

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.1.1 to address the critical bug that appears after the 1.1 upgrade. Changelog: * Cacti mysql graphs stop working with data input field “server-id” after 1.1 upgrade (bug 1264814) * Non-integer poller errors for MySQL Query Response Time (bug 1264353) A new tarball is available from downloads […]

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