Sam Dillard

Sam Dillard is a Senior Sales Engineer at InfluxData. He is passionate about making customers successful with their solutions as well as continuously updating his technical skills. Sam has a BS in Economics from Santa Clara University.

Sam Dillard

Sam Dillard is a Senior Sales Engineer at InfluxData. He is passionate about making customers successful with their solutions as well as continuously updating his technical skills. Sam has a BS in Economics from Santa Clara University.

Using InfluxDB as a Modern Process Historian

It can be difficult to facilitate interconnectivity within an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) environment, especially considering the different needs of the business and IT. OPC, or Open Platform Communication, allows for connectivity of data and monitoring across devices. Implementing …

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JSON to InfluxDB with Telegraf and Starlark

Data platforms — or databases with sets of APIs for flexibly working with data — are quintessential backbones for those who rely heavily on being able to change how they obtain data and work with their data over time. A …

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Optimizing InfluxDB Performance for High Velocity Data

Whether you’re tracking neuron behavior in the brain at nanosecond resolution, monitoring large and ever-changing infrastructure that supports business-critical applications, tracking real-time behavior of autonomous vehicles, or monitoring high frequency changes in stock prices across stocks and their exchanges, the …

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Intelligent Monitoring: Automating Dashboard Annotations in Chronograf

In its latest release, we announced that Chronograf added support for annotating dashboard cells with interesting time-events. This is useful for noting when certain events have occurred; i.e., abnormally high resource utilization, when changes were made to infrastructure, autoscaling events, …

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