A practical introduction from measurement to alarming


Welcome to the one-day workshop on system monitoring with Telegraf and Influx! In this workshop, we will cover the fundamentals of system monitoring and demonstrate how Telegraf and Influx can be used to collect, store, and visualize data. System monitoring is crucial for monitoring the performance of our IT infrastructure and proactively identifying issues. With Telegraf and Influx, we can implement a robust and scalable solution that provides detailed insights into our systems.


  • Introduction to Telegraf and Influx as monitoring tools
  • Installation and configuration of Telegraf
  • Data sources and collectors in Telegraf
  • Introduction to the Influx database and its functions
  • Creating dashboards and visualizations with InfluxQL or Flux
  • Alerting and notifications with Telegraf and Influx
  • Scaling Telegraf and Influx


Attendee Requirements:
Participants should have a basic understanding of IT systems administration and familiarity with monitoring concepts. Prior experience with Linux systems is recommended. Basic command-line proficiency is assumed.


  • Christoph Niemann
    Christoph Niemann
    NETWAYS Professional Services GmbH

    Christoph Niemann, based in the Ruhr region, works as a Senior Consultant for NETWAYS. He specializes in planning significant customer setups and conducts training in the field of monitoring and graphing. Furthermore, he dedicates the same passion to crafting his camper van.


Nov 07 2023


10:00 - 17:00


Elisabeth II