I wrote a few Grafana Panels a few years ago. Some of them are still used by the community. I do not use Grafana on a daily basis because lots of my databases are ElasticSearch based and thus I am mostly using the Kibana data explorer.Continue reading “Writing Grafana Plugins”
This week we turned our NYX platform into an open source project.
It’s a platform based on Elasticsearch and PostgreSQL. It allows users to create nice dashboards in Kibana and share them via NYX to end users.
I had to prepare an Elastic Search training that contains a theoretical and a hands on part. For the hands on part, we want the people to have locally on their laptops the following software:
- An ElasticSearch node
- Kibana to build dashboard
- A Jupyter notebook in order to use Python to play with ElasticSearch
- A Grafana Instance
Thanks to docker and docker-compose, all of these can be set in a few minutes. Continue reading “A complete ELK dev env in a few minutes”