Data Collector IP Change

This change does not affect majority of users. Who does this affect This only affects users with networks that have firewalls in place for outbound connections and have currently whitelisted the dripstat data collector ip address. This is a very small minority of our users. New IP Address The new…

Java Agent jar now on Maven Central

A lot of our users have requested us to place the Java Agent jar on Maven Central. Starting from version 11.0.11, we are doing precisely that. <dependency> <groupId>com.dripstat</groupId> <artifactId>apm-agent</artifactId> <version>11.…

Introducing DripStat Infra Integrations

Now you can see database specific metrics with On-Host integrations from DripStat Infra. The first integration we are offering today is: Redis With this integration, you can now view all the redis specific metrics from within DripStat: To get started, update your DripStat Infra agent to the latest version 3.…

New home for DripStat Documentation

We will be moving all our documentation to: https://docs.dripstat.com While, the site is woefully incomplete for now, expect a ton of activity there soon. This will be a central location for all documentation for the DripStat platform.…

Introducing DripStat NodeJS APM Beta

The NodeJS APM has been the number 1 request from our users. We are glad to bring it to you today! The DripStat NodeJS APM will offer the same extreme amount of fidelity as our Java APM and it is also a similar one line install. Just do npm install…

Introducing Inventory Management

How your system is configured can have a big impact on its performance. Today we are launching the 'Inventory' feature in DripStat to give you an unprecedented level of detail into your infastructure's inventory. The Inventory tab in DripStat helps you answer questions like: What versions of the Linux Kernel…

Introducing DripStat Changelog

We are constantly improving DripStat. However, not every update deserves a full blog post. Due to this, it may seem at times that not much is happening. Thus we are introducing the DripStat Changelog page. This changelog is here to improve that very important part of the communication between you…

DripStat Spring 2018 RoadMap

We have a ton of new things coming to the DripStat Platform this quarter. That includes 2 brand new products and huge updates to existing products. 2 New Products 1. Browser Monitoring Measure your frontend performance. From Single Page Apps (SPA) to static pages, get deep insights on the load…

First look at Bloomberg's amazing Comdb2

The following is the result of our engineering team's internal evaluation of Comdb2. It is not an official endorsement/disapproval of any database mentioned here. Most new databases we come across are built by startups. They are typically not mature. Comdb2 is a different beast. Bloomberg has been using Comdb2…

Making UX neater

As we continue to add more functionality to DripStat, its time to clean up the UI. As first step, today we are moving the 'Cross-App' sections to a tab of their own. Old New Look out for tons of new features coming later this month!…