Prometheus - For both big and little people

C1 | Mon 21 Jan | 4:45 p.m.–5:10 p.m.

Presented by

  • Simon Lyall

    Simon lives in Auckland, New Zealand and has worked as a Linux Sysadmin for over 20 years. He currently works for for a large New Zealand company wrangling Kubernetes and CI/CD Pipelines. He has been attending since 2004 and has co-running 12 Sysadmin Miniconf's at LCA since 2006. He also maintains the "Unofficial Guide".


Prometheus is a monitoring and alerting system that has gained wide popularity in the last few years. It is especially popular on cloud and kubernetes clusters. This talk will running the software in both small (a few machines) and larger sites covering both similarities and differences between them. Linux Australia: YouTube: