Tag: observability

Monitoring Kubernetes Service Performance with Grafana and Prometheus

Monitoring many moving parts in complex Kubernetes deployments is critical. In this blog, I discuss a brief example of service performance monitoring in a Kubernetes cluster. The purpose of the example is to simulate an increase in service usage that Kubernetes platform operators need to be aware of to avoid critical outages. The setup for…
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Pros and Cons of GraphQL for Developers

In this blog, I explain the reasons for using GraphQL as well as the challenges developers may face when using it. GraphQL is a query language for APIs. It’s rapidly becoming an alternative to REST, but it also comes with certain challenges, such as those which developers may face in the area of observability. GraphQL…
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