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Infrastructure Monitoring

Real-time visibility over your entire IT infrastructure, on premise and in the cloud

When milliseconds matter, monitoring is critical

Circonus is built to handle today’s high demand, high volume infrastructure, and is the choice of industry leaders for their most demanding use cases.

With Circonus’ scalable monitoring technology, organizations can eliminate fears of unexpected outages and meet customer SLAs. Circonus addresses an observability gap in today’s monitoring landscape that APM or logging tools miss by providing real-time alerts on service-wide issues and identifying outliers and trends by aggregating tags from distributed services quickly, efficiently, and with powerful analytics, critical requirements for anyone running infrastructure at scale.

Built on a performant and proven time series database, Circonus is the only monitoring and analytics platform capable of handling up to billions of tags, in real time, to drive critical business insight and value.

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  • Visibility and alerts at unprecedented volume and frequency, from disparate systems, on premise and in the cloud
  • Ability to handle real-time fault detection, anomaly detection, and predictive analytics at scale
  • Proven performance and ability to handle the world’s toughest use cases, tested daily by industry leaders
  • Ability to integrate any tech, at any scale, overcoming key challenges for ensuring your mission-critical IT infrastructure is always available
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Scalable infrastructure monitoring

By monitoring performance, detecting peak loads and failures, hardware errors, and scheduled maintenance downtimes, regardless of size, Circonus helps customers gain visibility over their entire network infrastructure — in real time.

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The Circonus difference

Circonus is pioneering infrastructure monitoring at scale, a must for today’s 24x7x365 enterprises

Scalable and adaptive monitoring in real time

Circonus enables monitoring at unprecedented scale and speed. Using advanced data science and patented technology to ingest and analyze vast amounts of high-frequency telemetry data, Circonus delivers unmatched clarity, insights, and performance.

Visualizations with limitless applications

Circonus delivers alerts, graphs, dashboards and machine-learning intelligence to optimize your operations. Visualize any data, in any application, from any system, in real time.

Predictive analytics alerting for proactive solutions

Circonus provides forensic, predictive, and automated analytics capabilities that no other product can match, and at a scale that other products cannot handle.

Features of the Circonus Platform

Graph data and use analytics overlays and predictive algorithms to troubleshoot potential weaknesses, perform capacity planning, set cost-effective SLAs, and much more.


Easily combine business and operations tags in graphs and dashboards that clearly show operations impact on business performance.

Real-time alerts

Analyze data in real time with Circonus’ ability to handle any data volume at sub-second frequencies. Incoming data is analyzed in the ingestion pipeline, enabling true real-time alerts.

Advanced analytics

Rely on machine learning to automatically set a “new normal” as your operations dynamically change, without you having to manually change anything.

“Circonus’ trending functions are incredibly powerful. The ability to consolidate metrics across a variety of services into a single graph makes it much easier to spot bottlenecks in one area that may correlate to performance problems in another. It’s a graph nerd’s paradise!”

Mark ImbracioFormer Operations Manager37Signals

See where Circonus can take you.

Learn how monitoring without limits can drive new levels of value and impact in your business and operations.

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