A collection of tutorials relating to analytics collection and interpretation, covering topics such as monitoring linux servers and performance data, web site monitoring, service monitoring and other topics.
Collectd is a daemon which collects system performance data and metrics. It runs as a daemon and the data it collects can either be processed locally or sent to a central logging server. It is easy to configure and set up and can be configured to report to various metric analytics platforms. This is is a […]
Piwik is a open source web site analytics software. It is free and opensource and can be used to track Nginx requests as well as Apache. This guide covers the Nginx configuration and installation of Pikwik. You can read more about Piwik here. If you do not already have Nginx and PHP-PFM installed, please see […]