Open Source CloudFormation template to monitor AWS

I introduced Monitoring Jump Starts earlier this year to address one need: Setting up monitoring on AWS is hard. There are countless monitoring possibilities on AWS. Overlooking the important settings is easy. Monitoring Jump Starts connect you with all... Read more

Monitoring Jump Start: Elasticsearch domain

The search layer is an important component of each system that needs monitoring. Amazon Elasticsearch provides Elasticsearch as a Service. We created a CloudFormation template that you can use to monitor an Elasticsearch domain in a minute. What do I ha... Read more

Smart alert escalation for New Relic Alerts

New Relic provides Real-time analytics and full-stack visibility at cloud scale. With New Relic Alerts, you get a single tool to manage alerting policies for the New Relic platform. New Relic Alerts also integrate with Slack, but the native integration ... Read more

Monitoring Jump Start: ElastiCache memcached cluster

The caching layer is a critical component of each system that needs monitoring. Amazon ElastiCache provides Redis and memcached as a Service. Monitoring an ElastiCache memcached cluster touches multiple parts of AWS. We created a CloudFormation template... Read more

Monitoring Jump Start: RDS database instance

The database is a critical component of each system that needs monitoring. Amazon RDS provides PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, Oracle, and Microsoft SQL Server as a Service. Monitoring an RDS database instance touches multiple parts of AWS. We created a Clo... Read more

Handle AWS Batch job failures in Slack

AWS Batch runs batch computing jobs for you. With marbot, you get alerts in Slack when a job fails. Preparations You need to create an SNS topic Configure your SNS topic to allow messages from CloudWatch Events Set up instructions Visit https://console... Read more

Get fast feedback from your AWS CodePipeline

AWS CodePipeline is a continuous integration and continuous delivery service that orchestrates builds, tests, and deploys. With marbot, you get alerts in Slack when the pipeline fails. Preparations You need to create an SNS topic Configure your SNS topi... Read more

React quickly when a Jenkins Pipeline job fails

Jenkins is the leading open source automation server. Jenkins provides hundreds of plugins to support building, deploying and automating any project. With marbot, you get alerts in Slack for each Jenkins Pipeline job failure. To do so, Jenkins sends a w... Read more

Never miss a downtime with Uptime Robot

Uptime Robot checks if your website is up every 5 minutes for free. With marbot, you get alerts in Slack for each downtime. To do so, Uptime Robot sends a web request to marbot in case of new downtime. Set up instructions Create a free Uptime Robot acco... Read more