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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 What Is Graphite?

    1. What Is Time-Series Data?

    2. Time-Series Databases

    3. What Is the History of Graphite?

    4. What Makes Graphite Unique?

    5. Case Studies: Who Uses Graphite in Production?

    6. Why Should I Use Graphite?

  2. Chapter 2 Monitoring Conventions

    1. Three Tenets of Monitoring

    2. Rethinking the Poll/Pull Model

    3. Where Does Graphite Fit into the Picture?

    4. Composable Monitoring Systems

    5. Conclusion

  3. Chapter 3 Graphite Components: The Moving Parts

    1. Carbon

    2. Whisper

    3. Graphite-Web

    4. Putting It All Together

    5. A Final Thought

  4. Chapter 4 Building Your First Graphite Server

    1. Quick Start with Synthesize

    2. Preparing Your Web Database

    3. Configuring Carbon

    4. Configuring Graphite-Web

    5. Verifying Your Graphite Installation

  5. Chapter 5 The Graphite User Interface

    1. Finding Metrics

    2. The Graphite Composer Window

    3. The Embedded Chart

    4. The Toolbar

    5. The Graph Options Menu

    6. The Graph Data Dialog

    7. Sharing Your Work

  6. Chapter 6 The Render API

    1. Working with Functions

    2. Alternate Output Formats

  7. Chapter 7 Dashboards

    1. Why Do I Need a Dashboard?

    2. Graphite Dashboard

    3. Third-Party Dashboards

    4. Do-It-Yourself

    5. Conclusion

  8. Chapter 8 Troubleshooting Graphite Performance

    1. First, the Basics

    2. The Troubleshooting Toolbelt

    3. Configuration Settings

    4. Logging

    5. Failure Scenarios

    6. Taking It to the Next Level

  9. Chapter 9 Scaling Graphite

    1. What Makes It “Hard” to Scale Graphite?

    2. Peter’s Graphite Story

    3. Some Final Thoughts

    4. Summary

  10. Appendix Carbon and Graphite-Web Internal Statistics

    1. Carbon

    2. Graphite-Web