Tag - Monitoring

Using Security Threat Tool and Alertmanager in Percona Monitoring and Management

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With version 2.9.1 of Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) we delivered some new improvements to its Security Threat Tool (STT).
Aside from an updated user interface, you now have the ability to run STT checks manually at any time, instead of waiting for the normal 24 hours check cycle. This can be useful if, for […]

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3 Features I Love in Percona Monitoring and Management 2.10

Percona Monitoring and Management 2.10 features

Percona Monitoring and Management 2.10 shipped a few days ago and while it is a minor release, it introduces some features which I absolutely love. In this blog post, I will talk about those features – what they are and why they are worth loving. 🙂
1. Query Search

This is a great feature if you […]

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5 Cool Features in Percona Monitoring and Management You Should Try!

Cool Features in Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL databases, along with Load Balancing tools like ProxySQL. It is also ‘cloud ready’, meaning it has support for monitoring DBaaS (Amazon RDS, Aurora, and more). You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security […]

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New MongoDB Exporter Released with Percona Monitoring and Management 2.10.0

MongoDB Exporter Percona Monitoring and Management

With Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 2.10.0, Percona is releasing a new MongoDB exporter for Prometheus. It is a complete rewrite from scratch with a totally new approach to collect and expose metrics from MongoDB diagnostic commands.
The MongoDB exporter in the 0.11.x branch exposes only a static list of handpicked metrics with custom names […]

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Using Security Definer to Monitor PostgreSQL 9.6 or Earlier Using Percona Monitoring and Management

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I have previously written a blog post on the detailed steps involved in enabling PostgreSQL monitoring using PMM. In that post, you could see me talking about the role: pg_monitor that can be granted to monitoring users. The
pg_monitor role restricts a monitoring user from accessing user data but only grants access to statistic […]

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