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John Corrigan

Happy Towel Day

May 25th marks an important day for fans of the legendary author Douglas Adams, famed for his The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy “trilogy” (of 5 books), along with numerous other novels, radio and stage plays, feature films and games, and...

Samantha Wang

Release Announcement: Telegraf 1.14.3

A new maintenance release for Telegraf is available now. Telegraf 1.14.3  release notes This maintenance release of Telegraf includes improvements to the following plugins: IPMI Sensor Input (ipmi_sensor) Fixed parsing negative values in the IPMI Input Plugin InfluxDB v1.x Output & InfluxDB v2.x...

Al Sargent

Datadog vs. InfluxDB

If you’re responsible for monitoring, chances are you’ve heard of Datadog. Like InfluxDB, Datadog is a monitoring platform for cloud applications, bringing together data from containers, servers, databases and third-party services. InfluxData and Datadog approach monitoring from different starting points. InfluxDB...


May the 4th Be With You!

This post was written by InfluxAce Nikki Cornell A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away the phrase “May the Force be with you” originated to wish those good luck before parting ways, oftentimes before a journey or battle....

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