Barcelona, Spain
October 25-28, 2016

Event Details

Monasca: One Year Later

Monasca was accepted into the OpenStack Big Tent about a year ago and has come a long way and is under rapid development. It is the OpenStack Monitoring as a Service (MONaaS) project with a focus on metrics and log management. This session will provide an update and overview on the current state of the project including the following.

Exciting new features that have been added:

  • Deterministic alarms
  • Non-periodic notifications
  • Alarms on logs, correlation of metrics and logs
  • OVS vSwitch monitoring

Major new areas of development such as:

  • Monasca Log API
  • Monasca Transform and Aggregation Engine
  • Monasca Analytics.

Updates on the project including:

  • Integrations with other OpenStack projects including Heat, Ceilometer and Congress.
  • Integrations with third-party projects such as Grafana, ELK and others.
  • Community involvement and ecosystem.
  • Active deployments and companies/organizations that are using Monasca in their distributions and products.
  • What's next for Monasca?

What can I expect to learn?

In this session the attendees will get an update about the most important new features introduced during last year as well as the new components in the Monasca family. We will also describe how Monasca integrates with other projects to get the best reliability for your OpenStack deployment.

Tuesday, October 25, 3:05pm-3:45pm
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Roland Hochmuth is a software architect, developer and evangelist at Hewlett Packard Enterprise and former PTL on Monasca. His current focus is on monitoring, logging and cost analytics. Prior to working on Monasca, he was an architect, developer and tech lead on the metrics processing pipeline for HP's Public Cloud. From roughly 2009-2012, he was an architect and tech lead on WebOS on the PC.... FULL PROFILE
Shinya Kawabata is a system engineer at NEC Solution Innovators, Ltd. He has started openstack contribution activity in September 2015. He is most interested in Monasca monitoring solution. FULL PROFILE
SUSE, Cloud Developer
Witek Bedyk is senior software developer at SUSE (Munich, Germany) and Project Team Lead of OpenStack Monitoring Service (Monasca). He holds an MSc in Computational Physics from the Lodz University of Technology. He has also studied Computer Science at FernUniversität Hagen. Prior to working with OpenStack he was a developer of GIS software. Witek has spoken about Monasca at OpenStack... FULL PROFILE