The Sunsu Blog

The Sensu Blog

Thoughts on Sensu, the industry leading solution for multi-cloud monitoring at scale. Subscribe for writings on #monitoringlove, DevOps, and technical how-tos.

Subscribe Here!

Follow Us!

Using Check Hooks

Team Sensu recently released Sensu Core 1.1, which includes a powerful new feature called Check Hooks. Check Hooks are commands run by the Sensu client in response to the result of check command...

Read more…

Using Check Hooks

Team Sensu recently released Sensu Core 1.1, which includes a powerful new feature called Check Hooks. Check Hooks are commands run by the Sensu client in response to the result of check command...

Read more…

Upcoming Sensu Training Opportunities

The October-November training schedule is now available for registration!

Back in May of this year, we shared the history of Sensu Training, and announced a new webinar format for Sensu Training. We...

Read more…

Upcoming Sensu Training Opportunities

The October-November training schedule is now available for registration!

Back in May of this year, we shared the history of Sensu Training, and announced a new webinar format for Sensu Training. We...

Read more…

Jim Andrews is a Sensei

Introducing Jim Andrews, VP Sales

NOTE: Jim joined Team Sensu on May 1, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up on...

Read more…

Jim Andrews is a Sensei

Introducing Jim Andrews, VP Sales

NOTE: Jim joined Team Sensu on May 1, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up on...

Read more…

Visit Sensu at PuppetConf 2017, enter to win a Nintendo Switch!

Come learn why the Sensu Puppet module is the #1 most downloaded monitoring solution on the PuppetForge, and enter to win a Nintendo Switch with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe!

Sensu is thrilled to be a Silver...

Read more…

Visit Sensu at PuppetConf 2017, enter to win a Nintendo Switch!

Come learn why the Sensu Puppet module is the #1 most downloaded monitoring solution on the PuppetForge, and enter to win a Nintendo Switch with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe!

Sensu is thrilled to be a Silver...

Read more…

Matt Broberg is a Sensei

Introducing Matt Broberg, VP Community

NOTE: Matt joined Team Sensu on June 19, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

Matt Broberg is a Sensei

Introducing Matt Broberg, VP Community

NOTE: Matt joined Team Sensu on June 19, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

Mercedes Coyle is a Sensei

Introducing Mercedes Coyle, Engineer

NOTE: Mercedes joined Team Sensu on June 26, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

Mercedes Coyle is a Sensei

Introducing Mercedes Coyle, Engineer

NOTE: Mercedes joined Team Sensu on June 26, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

The Sensu Prometheus Collector

I am very excited to share with you a little project that I started on Monday, the Sensu Prometheus Collector! I have wanted to create something like this for a long time now and I finally found the...

Read more…

The Sensu Prometheus Collector

I am very excited to share with you a little project that I started on Monday, the Sensu Prometheus Collector! I have wanted to create something like this for a long time now and I finally found the...

Read more…

James Phillips is a Sensei

Introducing James Phillips, Engineer

NOTE: James joined Team Sensu on April 18, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

James Phillips is a Sensei

Introducing James Phillips, Engineer

NOTE: James joined Team Sensu on April 18, 2017, in the middle of a period of rapid headcount growth. This belated announcement is one in a series to catch up...

Read more…

Interviewing Engineers at Sensu

Sensu's engineering team has grown considerably since raising our first round of investment. As we built out the engineering team, we realized the need for a consistent and objective interview...

Read more…

Interviewing Engineers at Sensu

Sensu's engineering team has grown considerably since raising our first round of investment. As we built out the engineering team, we realized the need for a consistent and objective interview...

Read more…

A Better Experience for Sensu & Puppet Users

Looking Back

One of Sensu’s core design tenets has always been to work in lockstep with the best Configuration Management (CM) systems. Even before Sensu existed as a product and now as a...

Read more…

A Better Experience for Sensu & Puppet Users

Looking Back

One of Sensu’s core design tenets has always been to work in lockstep with the best Configuration Management (CM) systems. Even before Sensu existed as a product and now as a...

Read more…

Trending Stories: So Hot Right Now

How Kubernetes works

How Kubernetes works

It's no secret that the popularity of running containerized applications has exploded over the past several years. Being able to iterate and release an application by...

Monitoring Kubernetes + Docker, part 2: Prometheus

Monitoring Kubernetes + Docker, part 2: Prometheus

This is part 2 in a series on monitoring Kubernetes. Check out parts 1, 3, and 4.

In part 1 of this series, I discussed the rise of microservice architecture and the...

Infrastructure as code: testing and monitoring

Infrastructure as code: testing and monitoring

In my last post, I talked about the evolution of infrastructure as code and its role in modern software development. To recap, let's take a quick look back at what an...

Try Sensu Enterprise for FREE today.

Learn More