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Kubernetes Logging and Monitoring: The Elasticsearch, Fluentd, and Kibana (EFK) Stack – Part 2: Elasticsearch Configuration

By Sachin Manpathak

In the previous posts in this series, we’ve reviewed the architecture and requirements for a logging and monitoring system for Kubernetes, as well as the configuration of fluentd, one of... Read More

Kubernetes Logging and Monitoring: The Elasticsearch, Fluentd, and Kibana (EFK) Stack – Part 1: Fluentd Architecture and Configuration

By Sachin Manpathak

In the previous article, we discussed the proven components and architecture of a logging and monitoring stack for Kubernetes, comprised of Fluentd, Elasticsearch, and Kibana. In this article, we’ll dive... Read More

Logging & Monitoring of Kubernetes Applications: Requirements & Recommended Toolset

By Sachin Manpathak

You have a K8s cluster. Now what? For a production-grade Kubernetes cluster, monitoring, alerting and log aggregation are essential. In this article, we are going to focus on why is... Read More

OpenStack Designate: Enabling DNS as a Service

By Sachin Manpathak

OpenStack Designate ― an open source project under the OpenStack umbrella ― provides DNS as a Service (DNSaaS) in OpenStack. It provides a standard, open API that can be used... Read More

OpenStack Load Balancer: Native vs. Third-Party Choices

By Sachin Manpathak

OpenStack load balancer supports both native and third-party methods of load balancing, and each has its advantages and disadvantages. What is load balancing? It is a technique used by service providers... Read More

Deep Dive: Virtual Machine High Availability

By Sachin Manpathak, Pushkar Acharya and Pooja Ghumre

In any enterprise-grade cloud offering, Virtual Machine High Availability (HA) is a must have feature. Until now, HA features were available only on virtual infrastructures like VMware, Hyper-V, etc. With... Read More

Virtual Machine High Availability with Platform9 OpenStack

By Madhura Maskasky and Sachin Manpathak

In any enterprise-grade cloud offering, Virtual Machine High Availability (HA) is a must have feature for ensuring application availability despite infrastructure failures. Architecting cloud with consideration to HA helps protect... Read More

Deep Dive: Virtual Machine Placement in OpenStack

By Sachin Manpathak

Virtual machine (VM) or cloud instance placement is one of the most crucial components of a private cloud. Good placement of VMs across the cloud compute infrastructure ensures that the... Read More

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