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Prometheus/Grafana snapshots for long term storage
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We are doing it wrong with super long retention in Prometheus, the data is meant to be ephemeral. Let's figure out a way to save an overview, maybe with the API, into mysql or something. If it is data Grafana can also read, that would be a win.

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Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptJul 5 2018, 4:23 PM

My current approach is exporting grafana/prometheus data as json and using the SimpleJSON back-end. This will also require:

I am also going to try plugging mysql directly into grafana just to see what happens

Aklapper removed cwdent as the assignee of this task.Jul 1 2019, 7:18 AM

(Resetting assignee as @cwdent has left WMF)

Jgreen moved this task from Triage to Backlog on the fundraising-tech-ops board.Feb 19 2020, 10:49 PM