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Azure Files can now be monitored with Azure Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Azure Files can now be monitored with Azure Integration It is now possible to monitor Azure Files with Azure integration. Azure Files is a fully managed serv…

Legacy Custom Dashboards will gradually be repealed in preparation for it’s full discontinuation at the end of March 2021

Thank you for choosing Mackerel. Today’s announcement concerns the discontinuation of the Legacy Custom Dashboard function. Please note that because migration will not be automatic, we recommend taking necessary measures in advance. See be…

Some changes have been made to our Help page regarding IAM policies required for AWS・Lambda Integration to go along with the announcement from AWS

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here again wishing you a happy new year! Here’s to hoping 2021 is a great one! Without further ado, let’s get to today’s announcement. Some changes have been made to our Help page regarding IAM po…

Metrics added / replaced for Kinesis Data Streams / Step Functions AWS Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with the last update announcement of 2020. Thank you for choosing Mackerel this year. Metrics added / replaced for Kinesis Data Streams AWS Integration The following metrics have been added /…

Email notifications now available for events such as host registration and monitor changes and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Email notifications now available for events such as host registration and monitor changes Up until now, event notifications for things like registering a ho…

mackerel-container-agent is now available on Amazon ECR public

Amazon ECR public was just released at AWS’s annual event re:Invent 2020. To go along with this, we’ve released mackerel-container-agent on Amazon ECR public. gallery.ecr.aws The container image for mackerel-container-agent was previously …

Billing data can now be monitored with AWS Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Billing data can now be monitored with AWS Integration 2020-11-20 Postscript We’ve recently confirmed the occurrence of hosts being registered in Mackerel, b…

Azure Application Gateway now supported with Azure Integration and more!

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Azure Application Gateway now supported with Azure Integration Azure Application Gateway can now be monitored with Azure Integration! Application Gateway is …

Arm64 package release・Following redirects now possible for external monitoring and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Arm64 package released for mackerel-agent and more An Arm64 package for mackerel-agent and various plugin packages is now officially available and can be fou…

The system will temporarily shut down for scheduled maintenance on December 2nd (Wed.)

Thank you for choosing Mackerel. In order to carry out scheduled maintenance, the system will temporarily shut down during the time designated below. We apologize for the inconvenience, and thank you for your understanding. This maintenanc…

Newly obtainable metrics added for Azure / SQL Database Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Newly obtainable metrics added for Azure / SQL Database Integration 5 new obtainable metrics have been added and they are as follows. SQL Server process core…

Release of check-aws-cloudwatch-logs-insights (beta version)

Hello. Mackerel team’s id:astj here. Today we are releasing a beta version of check-aws-cloudwatch-logs-insights on GitHub. check-aws-cloudwatch-logs-insights is a check plugin that monitors logs in Amazon CloudWatch Logs. This plugin was …

Newly obtainable metrics added for AWS / DynamoDB Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue ( id:a-know ) here with another update announcement. Newly obtainable metrics added for AWS / DynamoDB Integration Two new metrics related to DynamoDB transaction conflict have been added. These metrics follo…

Google Cloud Integration Release!

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here. Last Thursday was one that should have been commemorated. The 17th marked the sixth year of Mackerel’s official release. And to celebrate... well not really, but we’ve got a big release anno…

The system will be temporarily shut down for scheduled maintenance in October and November

Thank you for choosing Mackerel. As stated in the title, the system is scheduled to be temporarily shut down in order to carry out maintenance. The maintenance has been broken up into two intervals and the time schedule is laid out below. …

Newly obtainable metrics added for AWS / ElastiCache Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue ( id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Newly obtainable metrics added for AWS / ElastiCache Integration These specification changes were announced on this blog a couple of weeks ago, and as sched…

api.mackerelio.com certificate update

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here. This is an announcement regarding the update of the api.mackerelio.com certificate. This certificate is primarily specified as the agent's communication point. We plan to carry out this upda…

mackerel-container-agent issue regarding unusual connectivity alerts has been addressed and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. mackerel-container-agent issue regarding unusual connectivity alerts has been addressed github.com An issue was discovered in mackerel-container-agent regard…

【Spec Change Notice】New metric targets for AWS / ElastiCache Integration

Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here. Today we are announcing some new specification changes. As stated in the title, newly obtainable metric targets are being added for AWS / ElastiCache Integration. These changes may affect your usag…

Alert status can now be selected when an alert occurs with host connectivity monitors and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Alert status can now be selected when an alert occurs with host connectivity monitors Among the various monitors that can be configured with Mackerel, ‘Host …

New cloud integration metrics and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. New cloud integration metrics have been added Newly obtainable metrics have been added for each of the managed services for cloud integration below. Azure SQ…

An error regarding obtaining metrics with mackerel-plugin-mysql has been fixed

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here. This is an announcement regarding an error that was fixed for mackerel-plugin-mysql of the official Mackerel plugin pack. What was fixed? The metrics obtainable with mackerel-plugin-mysql ar…

Azure Database for MySQL / PostgreSQL now supported with Azure Integration!

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue ( id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Azure Database for MySQL / PostgreSQL now supported with Azure Integration It is now possible to monitor Azure Database with Azure integration! Azure Databa…

Tips to help your inquiries to the support team get resolved quicker

Hello, Mackerel team CRE Nishiyama (id:tukaelu) here. Have you ever searched through our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) or contacted our support team with questions regarding Mackerel? Well, the FAQ site and the Feedback form have both b…

An API for AWS Integration settings and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. An API for AWS Integration settings! Some users have been waiting expectantly for this update. The API documentation is linked below. mackerel.io It is now p…

Taking a look at the top 10 most popular metric plugins on Mackerel

Mackerel team CRE Yoshida (id:syou6162) here. One of the great things about Mackerel is the abundance of plugins. So much so in fact, I’m sure there are plenty of people who find it rather difficult deciding which plugin they should use. O…

Monitoring the intermediate CA certificate expiration date now supported

Hello, Mackerel team CRE Nishiyama (id:tukaelu) here with another update announcement. As you may know, Mackerel’s external URL monitoring enables you to monitor the SSL certificate expiration date. Incidentally, we’ve received numerous re…

New metric targets added for AWS / NLB Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. New metric targets added for AWS / NLB Integration With this update, new metric targets are now obtainable through AWS and NLB Integration. The following met…

You can now use an API to get host monitoring statuses and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. You can now use an API to get host monitoring statuses With this update, it is now possible to retrieve the monitor associated with the host and its status (…

Azure Load Balancer now supported with Azure Integration and more

Hello. Mackerel team CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here with another update announcement. Azure Load Balancer now supported with Azure Integration With this release, various Azure Load Balancer metrics can now be monitored with Azure Integration! …