Part 2.[PSJSON] The Powershell JSON TCP Connection

Part 1.[Overview] ElasticSearch, Kibana, Logstash, and Windows Metrics over PowerShell TCP Connections Part 2.[PSJSON] The Powershell JSON TCP Connection Part 3.[PSGet-Counter] The Powershell Get-Counter cmdlet The JSON TCP connection is as follows: Function Send-JsonOverTcp {     param ( [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]     [string] $LogstashServer,     [int] $Port,     $JsonObject)     $JsonString = […]


Part 1.[Overview] ElasticSearch, Kibana, Logstash, and Windows Metrics over PowerShell TCP Connections

Part 1.[Overview] ElasticSearch, Kibana, Logstash, and Windows Metrics over PowerShell TCP Connections Part 2.[PSJSON] The Powershell JSON TCP Connection Part 3.[PSGet-Counter] The Powershell Get-Counter cmdlet You want to monitor performance metrics on your Windows machines. You want to play in the open source world, and have found that there are no good documented ways to […]


SuperMicro Server + CentOS 6.6 Kernel / PCIe Power

I recently had a bare metal SuperMicro server which was running an installation of CentOS 6.6. There was an issue with it where the NIC would randomly stop working. There seems to be an issue with PCIe Active State Power Management in some Linux Kernels (see http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=6814 as example). The workaround for this is pretty easy.. […]