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Prathamesh Sonpatki

Prathamesh works as an evangelist at Last9, runs SRE stories - where SRE and DevOps folks share their stories, and maintains o11y.wiki - a glossary of all terms related to observability.

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A checklist to choose a monitoring system

A checklist to choose a monitoring system

A detailed checklist of points you should consider before choosing a monitoring system

Prathamesh Sonpatki

The unresolved cost of High Cardinality

The unresolved cost of High Cardinality

Fulfill all your food delivery orders this December 31st by taming High Cardinality data with Levitate 😉

Prathamesh Sonpatki

SaaS Monitoring with Levitate

SaaS Monitoring with Levitate

How Levitate solves today's challenges of B2B SaaS monitoring, including noisy neighbors by unlocking per-tenant observability

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Levitate - Last9’s managed TSDB is now available on the AWS Marketplace

Levitate - Last9’s managed TSDB is now available on the AWS Marketplace

Levitate - Last9's managed Prometheus Compatible TSDB is available on AWS Marketplace

Prathamesh Sonpatki

PromQL Macros in Levitate

PromQL Macros in Levitate

Define PromQL Macros to standardize complex PromQL queries in Levitate

Prathamesh Sonpatki

GCP Managed Service For Prometheus vs. Levitate

GCP Managed Service For Prometheus vs. Levitate

A detailed comparison of Levitate and Google Managed Prometheus - Cost, Scale and Ease of Use

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Ingest OpenTelemetry metrics with Prometheus natively

Ingest OpenTelemetry metrics with Prometheus natively

Native support for OpenTelemetry metrics in Prometheus

Prathamesh Sonpatki

InfluxDB vs. Thanos

InfluxDB vs. Thanos

InfluxDB vs Thanos: Overview, Pros and Cons, and Differences

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Graphite vs Prometheus

Graphite vs Prometheus

Compare Graphite and Prometheus, two leading open-source monitoring solutions.

Prathamesh Sonpatki

QCon New York 2023 Recap

QCon New York 2023 Recap

Recap of QCon New York 2023 Conference

Prathamesh Sonpatki

What is High Cardinality

What is High Cardinality

Overview of what is high cardinality in the context of monitoring using Prometheus and Grafana

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Understanding Metrics, Events, Logs and Traces - Key Pillars of Observability

Understanding Metrics, Events, Logs and Traces - Key Pillars of Observability

Understanding Metrics, Logs, Events and Traces - the key pillars of observability and their pros and cons for SRE and DevOps teams.

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Filtering Metrics by Labels in OpenTelemetry Collector

Filtering Metrics by Labels in OpenTelemetry Collector

How to filter metrics by labels using OpenTelemetry Collector

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Interesting talks on Observability from Fosdem 2023

Interesting talks on Observability from Fosdem 2023

A recap of the talks from the Observability and Monitoring dev room at Fosdem 2023.

Prathamesh Sonpatki

A practical guide for implementing SLO

A practical guide for implementing SLO

How to set Service Level Objectives with 3 steps guide

Prathamesh Sonpatki, Saurabh Hirani

The difference between DevOps, SRE, and Platform Engineering

The difference between DevOps, SRE, and Platform Engineering

In reliability engineering, three concepts keep getting talked about - DevOps, SRE and Platform Engineering. How do they differ?

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Introduction to DORA Metrics

Introduction to DORA Metrics

DORA metrics, what they are, why they are important, and best practices for measuring them.

Prathamesh Sonpatki

How to Improve On-Call Experience!

How to Improve On-Call Experience!

Better practices and tools for management of on-call practices

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Best Practices for Postmortems: A guide

Best Practices for Postmortems: A guide

The ins and outs of conducting an effective postmortem. Ready templates and examples from leading organizations around the world!

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Deployment Readiness Checklists

Deployment Readiness Checklists

A ready checklist of a comprehensive list of steps and activities involved in the deployment of your application.

Prathamesh Sonpatki

Monorepos - The Good, Bad, and Ugly

Monorepos - The Good, Bad, and Ugly

A monorepo is a single version control repository that holds all the code, configuration files, and components required for your project (including services like search) and it’s how most projects start. However, as a project grows, there is debate as to whether the project's code should be split into multiple repositories. In many cases, monorepos are still useful since they are very effective at managing projects with a lot of individual components. They also ensure that anyone working on a p

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Strace – A Hidden Superpower

Strace – A Hidden Superpower

As with any operating system, it’s not uncommon to encounter issues while running Linux and associated applications. This is especially true while using closed-source programs since granular code inspection isn’t possible.

Akshat Goyal, Prathamesh Sonpatki

Rescuing a SPAghetti React project

Rescuing a SPAghetti React project

I gave a talk at react.geekle.us [https://react.geekle.us] today about improving reliability of our React app. Here are slides of that talk. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Here is transcript of the talk. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hello all, my name is Prathamesh Sonpatki. I work at Last9 [https://last9.io] building a world class operational intelligence platform for SREs. The Last9 p

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One year at Last9

One year at Last9

I completed one year at Last9 today. When I joined Last9 on April 20, 2020, last year, I was unsure how it would pan out. I only knew Nishant and Piyush - founders of Last9 from the Pune tech community. But I had never worked with them before. I was also unsure about the product Last9 was building. I had never worked in the SRE domain. I didn't know anything about the problems the SREs of the programming world face. I was also a Rails developer, having worked primarily on Ruby on Rails for 6-7

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