Building Automated Monitoring with Icinga and OpsGenie

May 29, 2018 by Blerim Sheqa

How many servers can be managed by one system administrator? This question is pretty hard to answer since it depends decisively on the tasks that need to be operated. It is clear, however, that the amount of servers one engineer can manage has increased tremendously over the time, and is still growing. Public and private clouds, in combination with automation tools, enables us to automate many daily tasks. In a modern IT infrastructure almost everything can, and should, be automated. Starting from the creation of a new instance up to software deployment. In this whole scenario, automated monitoring is an essential component.

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Introducing OpsGenie’s Newest Integrations: Magentrix, Cherwell, and

May 10, 2018 by OpsGenie Team

At OpsGenie, we integrate with the tools your team already uses in order to provide the best alert management and incident response platform possible. Our integrations team is always hard at work to provide these integrations for not only new tools, but tools requested by customers specifically. If an integration does not exist for a monitoring, ticketing, chatops, reporting, or any other kind of tool your team uses, our integrations team can evaluate to see if one can be made. Contact us for more information or requests!

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Accelerate DevOps Initiatives by Shifting Left with Monitoring

May 8, 2018 by Saoirse Hinksmon

Adopting a true DevOps culture is chock-full of challenges such as shifting away from legacy infrastructure to a more microservices-centric approach, integrating tools, managing priorities, environment provisioning, traceability, and more. However, implementing an approach in which Dev teams and Ops teams can work together, using the same assets, can drastically change the way an organization is able to move forward with each new release. For DevOps teams, proactively monitoring “left” of production can be a revolutionary element in achieving these goals.

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Leveraging OpsGenie and Slack Integration (Video)

Apr 24, 2018 by Kevin Davis
As Dev and Ops teams continue to scale, time to respond becomes more and more important to get systems back to a healthy state. In this short video, we will show you how to leverage our Slack integration to help incorporate your current chat tool setup into your team’s response process. The ability to immediately take the appropriate action by using Slack buttons or Genie commands will help your team become even more agile in the growing alert landscape.

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Amp up your Incident Management Ops: Flock + OpsGenie

Apr 19, 2018 by Rahul Menon

Flock is a messaging tool that helps teams communicate, collaborate, and get things done in real-time. With integrations for popular business tools and services such as Google Drive, Calendar, Dropbox, Jira, and GitHub, Flock makes it easy for teams to work together - faster than ever.

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Ticket Closed! - OpsGenie & ConnectWise Integration (Video)

Apr 5, 2018 by Darren Henry

More and more ConnectWise users are embracing OpsGenie to help manage their IT incidents and respond to their service desk tickets as quickly as possible. In this short video, we walk through effectively responding to two different ConnectWise tickets; one of high priority, and one of low. You will notice OpsGenie escalates the tickets differently and keeps all systems up to date with changes. It even continuously communicates all actions in Slack. 


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How to create informative alerts from links using Slack unfurling

Feb 12, 2018 by Serhat Can

We love Slack like you do because it is where we get things done at work. Slack applications are the gateway for our favorite tools like Intercom, Jira, Google Drive and many more. There are also ChatOps tools like OpsGenie’s Slack application focusing on improving collaboration and automation by bringing day to day to operational challenges into shared chat channels.

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Keep the release pipeline up and running with OpsGenie and XebiaLabs XL Release

Feb 7, 2018 by Serhat Can

DevOps is not just about developers and operations people working together or creating a culture of collaboration. It is about tightening the feedback flow. It is about working for the common good of your systems and applications. It is about learning from mistakes. These are all enabled by people and the tools that people use. Continuous delivery is a key enabler for DevOps because it helps you deploy and release your code with confidence.

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Using OpsGenie to Provide Alerting to webMethods®

Jan 18, 2018 by Darren Henry

OpsGenie keeps you aware and in control of any incident. While most of our integrations focus on DevOps and ITOps, we provide alerting and on-call management to any critical area of your business or life. Our customer success team has recently turned their attention to Business Operations and have proven that we easily integrate with Software AG’s WebMethods platform. Now, if an event or exception occurs in any business application or process managed via Webmethods, teams are alerted instantly through OpsGenie.

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Manage your StatusCake alerts like a pro with OpsGenie

Jan 17, 2018 by Serhat Can

StatusCake is a website uptime and performance monitoring solution. You can gain invaluable insights into your website's performance and get alerted when things aren’t right. StatusCake is capable of sending email or SMS notifications. These are great.

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