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We began with the goal of making monitoring truly proactive — not reactive. At Blue Matador, we provide peace of mind for DevOps professionals by enabling them to proactively monitor their infrastructure for the first time.

AWS, Lambda

What is AWS Lambda?
By Blue Matador on June 11, 2020

What is AWS Lambda? Lambda is an AWS service that allows you to run your code completely in the cloud without the need for on-prem servers. As the world has shifted away from on-prem and...

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AWS Elasticsearch Health Monitoring: 8 Things to Watch
By Blue Matador on February 18, 2020

If you have ever used a search bar on a website, you've probably used Elasticsearch. Elasticsearch is an open-source search and analytics engine used for full-text search as well as...

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Announcing The Close of Our Seed Round: $3.1 Million
By Blue Matador on July 9, 2019

We’re excited to announce another success on our road to making DevOps professional’s lives easier with our closed seed round of $3.1 million. The round was led by Peterson Ventures,...

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AWS CloudWatch Configuration Guide: Getting Started
By Blue Matador on October 10, 2018

If you remember getting an Erector Set as a kid, I’m sorry. In a stocking full of toy building systems, an Erector Set is the proverbial lump of coal. The instructions are complicated,...

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Blue Matador is Sponsoring Devopsdays Minneapolis 2018
By Blue Matador on July 10, 2018

DevOpsDays is returning to Minneapolis for its fifth consecutive year and we are proud to be a first-time silver sponsor! Come stop by our booth, grab some swag, enter our giveaways, and...

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Skype Controls 40% of International Calls Annually, Then Suddenly Doesn't for 1 Hour
By Blue Matador on March 26, 2018

Welcome to our ongoing series covering downtime blunders around the world (wide web). We first covered a series of downtime incidents in 2017 here. And now we're making it a regular...

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