Submit Nagios metrics to Graphite with ModGearman and MetricFactory revisited

When it comes down to monitoring Nagios is still the weapon of choice for many.  I would have abandoned it if there weren't projects like Livestatus, Mod_Gearman and Thruk which to my opinion should never be missing from any Nagios setup. Mod_Gearman, the framework which makes Nagios scalable, has a …

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Using MetricFactory to get Hadoop metrics into Graphite.

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Without metrics we're flying blind and that's very much the case with  Hadoop.  Hadoop is a well known framework to build reliable, scalable and distributed computing clusters.  The Hadoop framework is a complex environment which "out of the box" hardly offers any metrics oversight on how the different components are …

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After a long hiatus

Finally after finishing a whole bunch of private "projects", I'm able to spend some more time again to the various open source projects I've been working on until now.  I have gathered a whole bunch of new ideas, processed good and bad feedback, experienced that some ideas just don't work …

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