Monitoring Best Practices

Monitoring is a key element of database performance and the database ecosystem. When executed properly it directly contributes to the health and long-term stability of a database. The monitoring process might seem straightforward, but it can become tricky unless you know exactly what to look for and how to turn monitoring results into necessary actions.

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Why it is important to monitor Postgres
  • Proactive monitoring vs. reactive monitoring approaches and how they help in handling future problems
  • Top 10 monitoring points
  • When monitoring is unnecessary
  • How to evaluate the most popular tools for monitoring for your needs (PEM, Nagios core,, Prometheus and Grafana)


Kanchan Mohitey, Sr Director, Managed Support Services, EDB

Ajay Patel, Sr Manager, Technical Support Services, EDB


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