It turns out you can plug all the critical Riak Stats metrics into Circonus with no effort and very little time. […] I could add all the required checks for Riak Database server under 5 minutes into Circonus!!
It is Riak to be praised here for publishing useful stats that can make an admin feel happy and in control.
Circonus: SaaS performance monitoring of both business and infrastructure metrics, in Cloud and standard environments.
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