Configuring InfluxDB Enterprise: Best Practices
Configuring InfluxDB Enterprise: Best Practices Tutorial Course
This course covers a number of best practices for optimizing the performance of InfluxDB. To start you will learn about Telegraf and how to use it for ingesting data into InfluxDB. This section will also cover some of the most popular Telegraf plugins for ingesting data, give an overview of how to parse and create a data pipeline with Telegraf, and show some Telegraf architecture patterns. The next part of the course goes into some schema design best practices to help your InfluxDB instance be more efficient. This section will show you how to name your measurements and some best practices for how to choose which data points should be tags in your schema. The final section of the course will cover some ways to optimize your queries and some general tips to boost query performance with InfluxDB.
What you'll learn
- Data ingestion best practices with Telegraf
- Schema design tips
- Query optimization strategies
- Knowledge of InfluxDB
Sam Dillard is a Senior Product Manager at InfluxData. He is passionate about making customers successful with their solutions as well as continuously updating his technical skills. Sam has a BS in Economics from Santa Clara University.