Tag - Monitoring

pmp-check-pt-table-checksum Percona Monitoring Plugin

pmp-check-pt-table-checksum

Recently, I worked on a customer case where the customer needed to monitor the checksum via Nagios monitoring. The pmp-check-pt-table-checksum plugin from Percona Monitoring Plugins for MySQL achieves this goal. I thought it was worth a blogpost.

pmp-check-pt-table-checksum alerts you when the pt-table-checksum tool from Percona Toolkit finds data drifts on a replication slave.
pmp-checksum-pt-table-checksum monitors data differences on the slave from […]

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Percona Monitoring and Management 1.0.2 Beta

Percona Monitoring and Management

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.0.2 Beta on 28 July 2016.
Like prior versions, PMM is distributed through Docker Hub and is free to download. Full instructions for download and installation of the server and client are available in the documentation.
Notable changes to the tool include:

Upgraded to Grafana 3.1.0.
Upgraded to Prometheus 1.0.1.
Set default […]

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Monitoring made easy with 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 Live 2016: Sometimes “Less is More” for dash-boarding and graphing

We’re starting to wind down here at Percona Live 2016, but there are still talks to see even this late in the conference! One of the talks I saw was Sometimes “Less is More” for dash-boarding and graphing with Michael Blue, Senior DBA at Big Fish Games.
In this talk, Michael discussed how monitoring specific metrics can be […]

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Optimizing MySQL for Zabbix

This blog post was inspired by my visit at the annual Zabbix Conference in Riga, Latvia this year, where I gave a couple of talks on MySQL and beyond.
It was a two-day single-track event with some 200 participants, a number of interesting talks on Zabbix (and related technologies) and really well-organized evening activities. I […]

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