The Official Sysdig Blog

Sysdig Monitor fall 2017 release

By on October 31, 2017

The amount of new releases, events, and products coming from our team in the last few months is almost unbelievable. Take a minute to meet our new family members: Sysdig Secure and…

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Prometheus metrics: instrumenting your app with custom metrics and autodiscovery on Docker containers

By on October 18, 2017

Prometheus metrics allow you to instrument your app with tagged custom metrics. We will talk about the format, types, benefits, how to instrument an application with Prometheus libraries for custom metrics and…

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How Sunrun Secures and Monitors its applications in Amazon ECS

By on October 15, 2017

Implementing run-time Amazon ECS security as well as monitoring tooling for your containerized and microservice based infrastructure are two very large challenges. We caught up with John Hovell, Software Architect, and Andy…

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Announcing Sysdig Secure – Container run-time security & forensics

By on October 11, 2017

Our newest member of the Sysdig family is designed for enterprises with distributed, dynamic services.

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Falco 0.8.1 Released

By on October 11, 2017

We just released Falco 0.8.1. This has a great list of new features and rule improvements. Rule Improvements The ruleset has undergone a major set of updates to reduce false positives and…

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20 Docker security tools compared

By on October 4, 2017

UPDATE! We strive to provide the most complete and up-to-date list of Docker security tools. We are keeping the number “20” in the title, but the list has 22 items at this…

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Sysdig Inspect – a powerful interface for container troubleshooting and security investigation

By on September 23, 2017

Sysdig is routinely praised by users for the richness of the data it’s able to capture and for the ability to store system, application and container that data into capture files that…

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Selling the Container Transition to your Management

By on September 8, 2017

For those of us who drink the kool-aid of containers, we continually see data that reinforces how this platform shift can improve productivity, agility, costs, and so on. But if you’re not…

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Sysdig + IBM Bluemix container service: A rhapsody in BLUEmix…

By on September 6, 2017

We at Sysdig were happy to see IBM’s launch of their new container service. A very stable and well managed cluster environment for your apps and containers powered by IBM is a…

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The Big OOM Theory

By on September 5, 2017

The following is a Docker container OOM (out of memory) troubleshooting story by one of our customer engineers here at Sysdig. Learn how he found out why Nginx + PHP-FPM was leaking…

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