Title: How to Use the Open-Source TICK Stack to Spin Up a Modern Monitoring System
Author: Gianluca Arbezzano
Abstract: This article, published by DZone and written by Site Reliability Engineer at InfluxData Gianluca Arbezzano, shows how to use the TICK Stack to set up a monitoring system for your application and infrastructure. The author begins by noting that DevOps, cloud computing and containers have changed how we write and run our applications. He discusses what is involved in monitoring logs, choosing log monitoring tools, and using InfluxDB for log storage. He concludes by explaining how you can spin up a modern monitoring system using InfluxData’s full stack of open-source projects.