Tag: Percona Monitoring and Management

Software

Adding Custom Graphs and Dashboards to Percona Monitoring and Management

In this blog post, we’ll look at how to create PMM custom graphs and dashboards to track what you need to see in your database. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)‘s default set of graphs is pretty complete: it covers most of the stuff a DBA requires to fully visualize database servers. However, sometimes custom information …

Performance

Visualize This! MySQL Tools That Explain Queries

In this blog post, I want to go over some of the day-to-day MySQL tools and methods DBAs use to analyze queries and visualize “what is going on?” I won’t be going into the nitty-gritty details of each of these tools, I just want to introduce you to them and show you what they look …

Miscellaneous

Understand Your Prometheus Exporters with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

In this blog post, I will look at the new dashboards in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) for Prometheus exporters. Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) uses Prometheus exporters to capture metrics data from the system it monitors. Those Prometheus exporters are an important part of your monitoring infrastructure, and understanding their performance and other operational details …

Miscellaneous

Amazon Aurora MySQL Monitoring with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

In this blog post, we’ll review additional Amazon Aurora MySQL monitoring capabilities we’ve added in Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.7.0. You can see them in action in the MySQL Amazon Aurora Metrics dashboard. Amazon Aurora MySQL Transaction Commits This graph looks at the number of commits the Amazon Aurora engine performed, as well as the …

Miscellaneous

Does Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Support External Monitoring Services? Yes It Does!

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL and MongoDB performance. You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security and reliability. It provides thorough time-based analysis for MySQL and MongoDB servers to ensure that your data works as efficiently as possible. Starting with version 1.4.0 and improved in 1.7.0, PMM supports external monitoring services. This …

Miscellaneous

Collect PostgreSQL Metrics with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM)

In this article, we’ll describe how to collect PostgreSQL metrics with Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM). We designed Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) to be the best tool for MySQL and MongoDB performance investigation. At the same time, it’s built on mature opensource components: Prometheus’ time series database and Grafana. Starting from PMM 1.4.0. it’s possible to …

Software

Percona Monitoring and Management 1.7.0 (PMM) Is Now Available

Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.7.0. (PMM ) is a free and open-source platform for managing and monitoring MySQL and MongoDB performance. You can run PMM in your own environment for maximum security and reliability. It provides thorough time-based analysis for MySQL and MongoDB servers to ensure that your data works as efficiently …

Miscellaneous

Announcing Experimental Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Functionality via Percona Labs

In this blog post, we’ll introduce how you can look at some experimental Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) features using Percona Labs builds on GitHub. Note: PerconaLabs and Percona-QA are open source GitHub repositories for unofficial scripts and tools created by Percona staff. While not covered by Percona support or services agreements, these handy utilities …

Miscellaneous

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.6.1 Is Now Available

  Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management 1.6.1. This release contains fixes to bugs found after Percona Monitoring and Management 1.6.0 was released. Bug fixes PMM-1660: QAN for MongoDB would not display data when authentication was enabled. PMM-1822: In Metrics Monitor, some tag names were incorrect in dashboards. PMM-1832: After upgrading to …

Software

Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.6.0 Is Now Available

  Percona announces the release of Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) 1.6.0. In this release, Percona Monitoring and Management Grafana metrics are available in the Advanced Data Exploration dashboard. We’ve improved the integration with MyRocks, and its data is now collected from SHOW GLOBAL STATUS. two new metrics: mongodb_up to inform if the MongoDB Server is running and mongodb_scrape_errors_total …