Posts tagged as Prometheus

How to Push Apps to Cloud Foundry With a Sidecar to Stream Metrics to Prometheus

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Introduction Retrieving application metrics is usually not difficult. Simply implement a metrics endpoint and let Prometheus, for example, query that endpoint. But why is it the problem when you deploy an application on Cloud Foundry?  If you deploy your application to a platform like Cloud Foundry, you will eventually run into problems. Most likely the… Read more »

Prometheus Pushgateway on Cloud Foundry with Basic Authentication

Prometheus Pushgateway on Cloud Foundry with Basic Authentication

Authentication methods are currently not supported in Prometheus, nor its related components like the Pushgateway. However, this can be added via reverse proxies. Pushing it as an app to Cloud Foundry with neither the go-buildpack nor the binary-buildpack will give you such functionality. The staticfile-buildpack supports configuring basic authentication. This article describes how to push… Read more »