Ali's Blog

Musings about technology, books and skepticism!

01 Feb 2021

Prometheus at Scale with Thanos: Timing Parameters

The story begins a few weeks or months after you have had the epiphany to scale out your Prometheus setup with Thanos. ...
19 Aug 2020

Axe Sharpening or Yak Shaving?

We often use many tools in our everyday activities. Tools enable us to be faster and more precise while allowing us to ...
13 Aug 2020

Alerting issues with Alertmanager

Alerting is a vital part of operations, as it frees humans from watching systems and let them tend to more creative and...