Operations

Operations

Monitoring CrateDB on Kubernetes with Prometheus and Grafana

2018-12-13

Learn how to set up Prometheus and Grafana with CrateDB so as to monitor CPU, memory, and disk usage, as well as CrateDB metrics like queries per second.

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General Operations

Infrastructure as Code, Part Two: A Closer Look at Terraform

2018-10-30

In part two of this IaC miniseries, I will tell you more about Terraform and provide examples from our own setup at Crate.io.

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Operations

Infrastructure as Code, Part One

2018-10-04

Infrastructure as Code uses code to provision, configure, and manage infrastructure. In part one of this IaC miniseries, I will introduce you to the basic concepts and explain some of the benefits.

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Operations

Run Your First CrateDB Cluster on Kubernetes, Part Two

2018-08-22

Part two of a miniseries that walks you through the process of setting up your first CrateDB cluster on Kubernetes.

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Operations

Run Your First CrateDB Cluster on Kubernetes, Part One

2018-08-17

Part one of a miniseries that walks you through the process of setting up your first CrateDB cluster on Kubernetes.

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Integrations Operations

Use CrateDB With SQLPad, a Self-Hosted Query Tool and Visualizer

2018-05-04

In this post I will show you how to get set up with CrateDB and SQLPad on macOS, but these instructions should be trivially adaptable for Linux or Windows.

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Operations

What to Look at When You’re Monitoring a Distributed Java Application

2018-02-19

In this post we will show you what to look at when you're monitoring a distributed java application.

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Operations

Analyzing Docker Container Performance With Native Tools

2017-10-16

In this blog post, we will set up a small CrateDB cluster with Docker and go through some useful Docker commands that let us take a look at performance.

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Operations

How We Use StackRox to Secure CrateDB Clusters on Docker

2017-10-10

How we deployed StackRox to harden database security on our public-facing, Docker-based CrateDB cluster.

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Operations

Updated Best Practices

2017-05-30

We added some new best practice guides to our docs, as well as updating some of the existing ones. In this post, we briefly cover what’s new or improved.

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