Configuring Podman for WSL2

How to set up Podman to run in Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL2)…

Monitoring Windows Server Memory Pressure in Prometheus

Windows does not distinguish between major and minor page faults in its performance counters. Consequently, you have to do a little bit of extra work to determine how often the major page faults are occurring.…

Demystifying Kubernetes CPU Limits (and Throttling)

How can a pod have its CPU throttled for more than 1second in a 1second window? Let's find out.…

Recovering from a major etcd failure

Etcd defines a "disastrous" failure as more than (N-1)/2 members being lost "permanently", in which N signifies the number of cluster members. In order to recover from this type of failure, you will need to essentially create a new etcd cluster. The following steps presume…

Nested Active Directory Group Membership in Grafana

I am currently in the process of onboarding several teams into our Grafana environment. While we were just POC'ing Grafana, it was all fine and dandy to just have "Grafana Viewer", "Grafana Editor", and "Grafana Admin" groups because not that many people would be in any of them. However, as…