What is the storage time period in Circonus-Inside?
With our Circonus-Inside version, you can store the data indefinitely. This is based on the amount of storage that you have allocated. The larger the amount...
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015 at 6:01 PM
Is there documentation available on adding custom lua checks to brokers?
Can new lua scripts be added to a broker in order to create a new check? In short, yes. Instructions for configuring a custom module with Reconnoiter can...
Thu, 19 Nov, 2015 at 3:51 PM
Histogram Internals
A Circonus histogram is represented as a list of buckets. From a mathematical perspective, in Circonus, these buckets consist of the following data: A ...
Wed, 19 Sep, 2018 at 11:17 AM
[recipe] Determine Catch Up Duration
(Formerly titled "Exposing the Sum of NNT Lag") Currently, the Circonus Data Storage system does not expose the number of records by w...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016 at 11:27 AM
Who created Circonus?
Circonus was developed by the IT Operations and Scalability experts at OmniTI, counting companies in the Alexa 50 among its clients.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015 at 5:44 PM
What options exist to add many checks at once?
Often, users of Circonus will add the first few checks by hand in the UI. The web interface is great for seeing all available check types at a glance and ea...
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015 at 2:24 PM
Percentile Aggregation and Spike Erosion
We have addressed the problem of varying peek height when zooming out on with a recent feature called "Percentile Aggregation". It i...
Wed, 18 Nov, 2015 at 4:07 PM
Why don't my graphs show the most current data?
By default, graphs will show a roll-up depending on your zoom level. For example, if you are looking at a 2 hour period, you will see 1 minute a...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 4:32 PM
Can I switch from Circonus SaaS to Inside?
Can I start off with Circonus SaaS then move over to your Circonus-Inside? What will happen to the data I collected in the SaaS version? You can con...
Fri, 30 Oct, 2015 at 11:06 AM
Are there any per-host or per-metric charges for Circonus-Inside?
Circonus-Inside has no licensing limit on the number of hosts or metrics.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015 at 6:06 PM