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ChatOps - Managing MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL from Slack

CCBot helps you monitor and manage your database Infrastructure from Slack. ChatOps is about bringing your DevOps work to your chats and conversations within a team, e.g. Slack. You can deploy database clusters, get status information, trigger backups, add nodes to your cluster or replication setup by talking to a chatbot, which understands ClusterControl commands.

PostgreSQL Audit Logging Best Practices

This blog provides an introduction to audit logging, why you should do it, and specific tips for doing it on your PostgreSQL database environment.

Watch the Webinar Replay: How to Measure Database Availability

Watch Part 2 of our database high availability webinar special. In this session we focus on how to measure database availability. It is notoriously hard to measure and report on, although it is an important KPI in any SLA between you and your customers. We discuss the different factors that affect database availability and see how one can measure database availability in a realistic way.

Key Things to Monitor in MongoDB

This blog provides an overview of the top things you should keep an eye on when managing a MongoDB database deployment.

The Best Alert and Notification Tools for PostgreSQL

This blog highlights the top alert and notification systems available for PostgreSQL database deployments.

Key Things to Monitor in PostgreSQL - Analyzing Your Workload

This blog provides an overview of key things you should know when monitoring your PostgreSQL database and its workload.

How to Decode the PostgreSQL Error Logs

This blog provides the basic information you need to know to understand the PostgreSQL error logs and what to do when you find errors.

Free Open Source Database Deployment & Monitoring with ClusterControl Community Edition

This blog details the features and functions found in the Community Edition of ClusterControl, a free-to-use system for deployment and monitoring of open source databases.

New ClusterControl Template for Zabbix

This blog post describes our new ClusterControl Template for Zabbix v2, which comes with a number of improvements if compared to the previous version.

[Updated] Monitoring Galera Cluster for MySQL or MariaDB - Understanding metrics and their meaning

Read this blog to find out how ClusterControl combines the two most popular types of monitoring, and see how it presents needed information on Galera Cluster and how we should interpret it.