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Telegraf 1.8 brings vSphere Metrics to Wavefront


Abstract Thanks to a code contribution from VMware, version 1.8 of the Telegraf metric collector fully supports pulling metrics from vSphere. Since Telegraf is the underlying metric collector for many of the metric sources available to Wavefront, this brings the full set of vSphere metrics to Wavefront. In this article we will discuss why this Read more...

Optimizing your Java application with Wavefront


Introduction In this article, we will follow the fictitious First Bank of Ebberød through their somewhat rocky entry into the world of high-frequency algorithmic trading and how Wavefront can help them. The bank has suffered from poor profitability and a lack of innovation for a long time. To address both of these issues, the bank leadership Read more...

Exporting metrics from vRealize Operations


Introduction Although vRealize Operations provides a rich toolset of data analysis and visualization tools, it is sometimes desirable to export data to an external system or tool for further analysis. This simplest way of doing this is through reports. This is a simple and graphical way of building a data export and offers scheduling and forwarding Read more...