<div style="text-align: center;"> ![](PeritusConsulting_full_border.png) </div> ## Technical reports > Technical reports are in-depth coverage of various technologies and workflows developed by our consultants. **[Next generation monitoring with OpenTSDB][1]** *Current monitoring systems have limitations with scalability, flexibility and specifically IO-overload. This is a detailed tutorial on how to set up OpenTSDB with compression on a single node to handle large amounts of metrics efficiently. * ## Tech notes > Tech notes are shorter pieces on relevant topics in IT and network operations today. [1]: articles/2014-06-02-next-generation-monitoring-using-opentsdb.html