How to Monitor Redis

What follows is our very own checklist of best practices for Redis, including key metrics and alerts we use to monitor Redis at Server Density.

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How to Write Service Status Updates

The lowly service status update is an essential piece of communication. Here's how we write status updates that send the right message to our customers.

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Launching Sparklines for iOS

Unlike computers, most humans aren’t great at assimilating raw data. In order for us to understand, remember, and emote to data, we need context.

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HumanOps: Making Operations Human

HumanOps starts from a basic conviction, namely that technology affects the wellbeing of humans just as humans affect the reliable operation of technology.

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Real Cloud Monitoring

Cloud monitoring using Server Density. The goal here is to be able to receive alerts when hurricanes or hazardous storms are approaching your provider.

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5 Tips to Being a Better Writer

Great developers are great writers. Clear writing is indicative of clear thinking and a disciplined approach. Here are 5 tips to being a better writer.

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Beyond servers: How we monitor energy consumption

Pick anything you like. If it has an API, you can track it with Server Density. Here's how we monitor energy consumption and lower our office bills.

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How do you document your ops infrastructure?

A post examining what different companies are using for documenting their #DevOps proceedures e.g. failover procedures, checklists, known issues.

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