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Benchmarking Prometheus like a pro with k6

Benchmarking Prometheus like a pro with k6

In our previous posts about choosing a Prometheus remote storage we have seen how to set up a benchmarking infrastructure and how to benchmark promql performance. We have been able to obtain results but the whole benchmark is flawned in many ways: This blog post discuss how we should have benchmark our remote storage. How to […]

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Understanding OVHcloud's data centres: how Delta T helps with water efficiency

Understanding OVHcloud’s data centres: how Delta T helps with water efficiency

In our latest installment we introduced the merits of our Hybrid Immersion Liquid Cooling Technology. This new approach to cooling essentially enables new scenarios within the data centre all the while significantly reducing power consumption by up to 20% for cooling systems dedicated to servers. Amongst other benefits, it helps for operation in harsh climatic

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Benchmarking Prometheus promql performance

Benchmarking Prometheus promql performance

Here @OVHCloud, we try to replace our legacy metrics oriented infrastructure. This infrastructure matters a lot for us as internal teams use it to supervise the core services of OVH, so before making any choices, we wanted to apply a bullet proof test to the challengers. You can do two main things with a storage

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Prometheus' remote storage playground

Prometheus’ remote storage playground

Introduction In the previous post we have discuss how important remote storage are for Prometheus. We have also covered several attention points. In the following post we are covering remote write storage and how to bench them. Context After you have identify one (or more) remote storage who might suit your must bench it. However

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Prometheus love remote storage

Welcome to Prometheus world of remote storage

At OVHcloud, we recently made a change to our internal Observability stack. After testing and comparing the different solutions on the market, we opted for on open source solution. With this blog post, we’re starting a series of articles to provide feedback on our selection process and what we’ve learned along the way. Our mission

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Very Tech Trip: the adventure is just beginning!

Very Tech Trip: the adventure is just beginning!

On February 2nd, 2023, we held our first tech convention, the Very Tech Trip. Thanks to your participation, we were delighted to have a full house at La Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie in Paris, for the first edition of this event dedicated to technology enthusiasts. Lots of you attended the 80 tech sessions

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Metal Instances: the power of Bare Metal and the automation of the cloud with pay-as-you-go 

Metal Instances: the power of Bare Metal and the automation of the cloud with pay-as-you-go 

We have announced the General Availability of Metal Instances and it’s a major milestone for OVHcloud. Considering that we have shipped more than 1 million physical servers since our inception in 1999 and that our market recognition continues to get stronger (see OVHcloud positioned in the “Major Players” Category in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Public Cloud

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Very Tech Trip - Planifiez votre journée : le choix, sans l'embarras

Very Tech Trip – Planifiez votre journée : le choix, sans l’embarras

Vous connaissez tous les personas, ces personnages fictifs inventés pour orienter la conception d’un logiciel sur les besoins des utilisateurs ? La méthode, popularisée par le développeur Alan Cooper — qui est aussi le père du langage visual Basic — déborde aujourd’hui largement le seul monde du software. La preuve :  pour concevoir la convention

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fastapi for spam classification

Deploy a custom Docker image for Data Science project – A spam classifier with FastAPI (Part 3)

A guide to deploy a custom Docker image for an API with FastAPI and AI Deploy. Welcome to the third article concerning custom Docker image deployment. If you haven’t read the previous ones, you can check it: – Gradio sketch recognition app– Streamlit app for EDA and interactive prediction When creating code for a Data

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