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We released the Amazon SQS integration and more

Hello, Mackerel Team CRE (Customer Reliability Engineer) Inoue (id:a-know) here. Here is this week’s update information. “Mackerel” received Japan’s first AWS DevOps Competency certification Mackerel has acquired “AWS DevOps Competency” ce…

Updates for mackerel-agent-plugins and more

Well we’re halfway through September and it’s finally starting to feel like the fall season. It’s supposed to get chilly in the coming days. So be careful not to catch a cold! Anyways, here is this week’s update information. Host metrics p…

Specific metrics can now be specified when sharing graphs etc.

Hello, Mackerel Team Director Kasuya (id:daiksy) here. We’ve always made our weekly feature announcements from this blog on Friday, but this week we’re publishing on Thursday. Last week, participants from the Hatena Summer Internship Progr…

The namespace list can now be obtained with the metadata API etc.

Hello, Mackerel Team Director Kasuya (id:daiksy) here. Here at Hatena, it wouldn’t feel like summer without our summer internship program. And this year’s new interns are fitting right in. Hatena Summer Intership 2017 (Japanese only) Start…

A new feature, “GraphBoards” has been released! etc.

Hello! Mackerel team’s CRE Inoue (id:a-know) here. Last Saturday, Mackerel successfully held its’ first Hackathon event, Mackerel Plugin Hackathon #1. Anyways, here is this week’s update information. A new feature, “GraphBoards” has been r…

Member invitations can now be canceled with the API etc.

Up until the middle of this week, our support window took some time off for the summer holidays (except for emergencies), but they’re back at it now. Sorry for any inconvenience and we appreciate your cooperation. Anyways, here is this wee…

Regarding stage 2 maintenance on 8/21(Mon.)

Mackerel sub-producer id:Songmu here. The first stage of maintenance was carried out this week on Monday, August 7th. As previously announced, in continuation with this maintenance, the second stage will take place on Monday, August 21st. …

Maintenance completion notice + an apology in relation to data loss and custom dashboard/expression monitoring failures

I’m id:Songmu, Mackerel’s sub-producer. Previously announced maintenance began today (Monday, August 8th) at 2:30 p.m. (JST) and was completed at 6:00 p.m. Thank you to all our users for your cooperation. In this entry, we’ll report on som…

It’s now possible to leave an organization etc.

It’s August! And like we announced last week, Hatena has entered a new term. On July 31st, a company-wide meeting was held and all members of the Mackerel team got together. We also added some new members to the team! Get ready for even mo…

Notification failure from Mackerel to OpsGenie accounts created after May 30th, 2017

Thank you for choosing Mackerel. Currently, there is an issue with notifications failing from Mackerel to OpsGenie depending on certain conditions. Notification failures occur when a notification from Mackerel is sent to an OpsGenie accoun…

Notification of further maintenance scheduled for late August (Aug 21st)

Hi, Mackerel sub-producer id:Songmu here. As mentioned in a [previous post] (https://mackerel.io/blog/entry/announcement/20170711), we will be carrying out maintenance on August 7th (Mon), followed by a second stage of maintenance. The dat…

Updates for mackerel-agent and more etc.

Hello. Mackerel sales engineer Inoue (id:a-know) here. Hatena inc. will come to the end of the term this month and enter a new one starting in August. In preparation for the new term, the Mackerel team is thinking about all kinds of new pr…

Details regarding the maintenance scheduled for August 7.

Mackerel Sub-producer id:Songmu here. This announcement is regarding the details of the early August maintenance announced previously. Maintenance Date and Time: August 7, 2017 From 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (JST) The switchover will be imple…

Updated agent installation process page, etc.

Hello! Mackerel sales engineer Inoue here. This Wednesday, we held the Mackerel Drink Up #5 Tokyo event. Being visited at our Hatena office in Tokyo by those who have been using Mackerel on a daily basis, and enjoying delicious food while …

Azure Integration now supports Redis Cache etc.

Hello! Mackerel sales engineer Inoue (id:a-know) here. The other day we made an announcement on this blog about maintenance scheduled for early August. mackerel.io Unlike normal maintenance, this is in preparation for Mackerel’s growth fur…

【Important】Scheduled maintenance in early August

Dear Mackerel users, Thank you for your continued support. I’m id:sugiyama88, Mackerel’s project manager. Thanks to all of you, Mackerel has grown a lot. And in order to prepare for even further leaps forward in the future, we have decided…

AWS Integration for RDS now supports Amazon Aurora etc.

Today is Tanabata, a day celebrated on July 7th here in Japan. Also referred to as the Star Festival, children and adults hang written wishes on bamboo branches and look up to the stars in hopes that their wish comes true. It might be good…

Updates for mackerel-agent-plugins and fluent-plugin-mackerel

Hello. Mackerel sales engineer Inoue (id:a-know) here. Tomorrow marks the beginning of July, and just like that, half the year has already come and gone. How about this weather though? The seasonal wave of humidity is definitely upon us. F…

Azure Integration release

Hello, Sales engineer Inoue (id:a-know) here. I usually work in our Tokyo office and Japan has been in the rainy season for a short while now, but compared to a normal year, I feel like we’ve had less rainy days and more overcast ones. I r…

“Critical alerts only” now possible for notification groups etc.

Hello. Development team director id:daiksy here. Recently, I opened my window before bed expecting a warm night, but was surprised by a very chilly morning. This kind of weather makes controlling my physical condition pretty difficult. Is …

Notice for mackerel-agent’s new package repositories for yum and apt

We recently released new package repositories for yum and apt targeted for the new Linux distribution. We will continue to maintain existing package repositories, so there is no need to immediately change your existing environment. Continu…

Specifying multiple conditions in log monitoring is now easier with check-log etc.

Last week from May 31st to June 2nd, Mackerel ran a booth at the AWS Summit Tokyo 2017. We had so many visitors, it was a very successful three days! A big shout out to all of you who came by the Mackerel booth, thank you! Anyways, here is…

Lambda function integration targets can now be narrowed down with tags in AWS Integration

Hello! Sales engineer id:a-know here. Right now, Mackerel is busy running a booth at AWS Summit Tokyo 2017! Today is the last day, but we’ve already received so many visitors over the these past two days. Thank you all so very much! Only a…

The period an API key has not been in use is now displayed

It looks like it might rain here in Tokyo today. Recently, it seems like we’ve been getting a lot of rain and it makes me wonder if the rainy season is already upon us. That’s probably just down toward Okinawa though. I guess I’m a little …

Release of invitation API・You can now create alerts for check monitoring that do not automatically close etc.

Hello. Mackerel sales engineer id:a-know here. I transitioned to my summer wardrobe the other day, but the mornings and nights are still kind of chilly. Although, this may be the most comfortable time of the year. Anyways, here is this wee…

New user permissions・Stoppage notice for several OS support etc.

The first week following the Golden Week holidays is almost over… Refreshed from the holiday break, the Mackerel development team continues its’ daily feature development. This week we released a fairly big change. Here is this week’s upda…

Regarding the policy for adding new user permissions

I’m id:daiksy, the director of Mackerel. Thank you for choosing Mackerel. This is an announcement regarding Mackerel user permissions and our plans to add new permissions within the next few days. Regarding the addition of user permissions…

Mackerel Meetup #10 in the books/Addition of uWSGI vassal plugin etc.

Hello! Mackerel sales engineer Inoue (id:a-know) here. Yesterday, a lot of Mackerel users came to Microsoft’s lovely venue and joined us for the 10th Mackerel Meetup! We started off the event with Mackerel producer Sugiyama (id:sugiyama88)…

Regarding response body checks and redirects of URL external monitoring and future plans

Mackerel Sub-producer id:Songmu here. Thank you very much for choosing Mackerel. This is an announcement regarding the titled subject matter. As stated in the help page, 2xx / 3xx type status codes are considered normal in the URL external…

Updates for mackerel-agent and mackerel-agent-plugins/A portion of OS support has been stopped etc.

The view of outside from the window has become completely green. How about for all of our Mackerel users out there? And It’s about that time when this year’s new employees start getting used to work life. Recently, Mastodon has been a real…