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Cloud

How to Update AWS S3 meta data

Amazon S3 is an object storage service. The data is stored as an object. Each object contains the data and a metadata file. The metadata file contains the details about the data. For example, a time series Object metadata contains the start time and end time information. I use S3 to upload the Prometheus TSDB […]

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Monitoring

Prometheus Configuration for Network devices – Part 3

In my previous post, I explained about installing and configuring the snmp_exporter for Prometheus. In this post, I will explain about the Prometheus configuration for network devices. Installing Prometheus: Follow the instructions mentioned in the https://prometheus.io/docs/prometheus/latest/installation/ to install Prometheus. Basically, you just need to download the latest package from https://prometheus.io/download/ and start running it. Prometheus […]

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Monitoring

Prometheus SNMP_exporter Configuration – Part 2

Prometheus always needs an HTTP endpoint to scrapes the metric. In servers, we can run https://github.com/prometheus/node_exporter which collects the metrics and exposes it in an HTTP URL. There are multiple exporters available, some are developed by the Prometheus team itself. The list of exporter details are available in https://prometheus.io/docs/instrumenting/exporters/ Network devices don’t allow installing any […]

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Monitoring Networking

Network Device Monitoring Using Prometheus and Grafana Part1

I use Prometheus and Grafana for monitoring the Network devices. Prometheus is the most power full tool to monitor any metrics, and it is lightweight and scalable. Mostly my environment contains Cisco and Juniper device. Monitoring other vendors also very easy but you need to understand how Prometheus works first. Below are the metrics monitored […]