Media praise for Effective Monitoring and Alerting

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"Effective Monitoring and Alerting takes a pragmatic approach to building a sustainable, operations-friendly infrastructure. Whether you're setting up a new environment, struggling to keep up with a lot of alerting noise, or just looking for strategical advice, this book will take you through a refreshing journey full of practical advice to make the most out of your monitoring and alerting systems, regardless of which systems you actually use."
-- Benoit "tsuna" Sigoure, creator of the OpenTSDB monitoring system

"The author's writing style is clear, informative, and practical."
-- Michael Kim,

"The author is clearly knowledgeable and experienced and the book is well written. If you are new to metrics, this book is a good primer that goes deep into some of the practices and tools to use to capture and interpret those metrics. So, if you are looking for a good and deep book on time series analysis that can help you to read and understand all those metrics you are capturing, this is the book. There are extensive case studies of different scenarios that will show you how to interpret those time series and find the problem in that stubborn web server that (should) be working well." Full Review >
-- Hernan Garcia,

"Effective Monitoring and Alerting does not focus on any particular software. But tries to extract and summarize regularities that systems engineers encounter every day in their work. If you try to evaluate the effectiveness of your email settings, you may find good answers in Effective Monitoring and Alerting." Full Review >
-- Juan Jose de Leon,