Announcing the Stackdriver Community Hub 

One thing we love about having really smart, interesting customers is seeing the projects and content that they create, both to help make their jobs easier and for knowledge-sharing purposes within their communities. We particularly love seeing those projects that involve new ways of utilizing the Stackdriver platform– from interfacing with languages like Clojure to […]

Work, Life, and Culture at Stackdriver [VIDEO] 

Culture is a huge part of what makes Stackdriver unique. It helps us hire; it’s one reason that everyone is excited to come into work each day; it unites us as a team. While many companies tout their extravagant perks, their sweet digs, their catered meals and in-office yoga and company helicopters, a culture really […]

Amazon Web Services Case Study: Stackdriver 

Recently Stackdriver was featured in an AWS customer case study for our usage of IAM (Identity and Access Management) roles. IAM roles allow us to connect your Stackdriver account to your Amazon Web Services environment quickly, easily and securely. Without IAM roles it would be extremely difficult for us to get your AWS metrics so […]

How Culture Has Helped Us Hire 

Team outings are a big part of Stackdriver's culture

Lots of companies from startups like Hubspot to mature companies like Google focus on culture. This culture focus seems to create a unique identity while helping align their teams. With that in mind, culture has been a major focus for our team from day 1 as well.  Our culture starts with our core values – […]

VIDEO – Stackdriver Made Easy: Deploying via IAM 

Easily set up AWS monitoring by deploying a read-only IAM role

We designed Stackdriver to be as easy as possible to set up and use, and deploying a read-only IAM role to give us access to your AWS account is quick and straightforward. Enjoy this quick video on deploying, and let us know in the comments if you’ve ever run into any issues getting your Stackdriver […]

AWS Certified professionals get Stackdriver free for 6 months 

AWS Certified professionals can now get Stackdriver Elite free for six months

We’ve been building Stackdriver for 14 months now and one thing we’ve realized during this journey is that the AWS community is strong and growing rapidly.  Its incredible to see how many AWS users hang out together at online groups like LinkedIn and Stackoverflow, provide alerts to one another on Twitter, and increasingly spend time […]

Report on October 23 Stackdriver Outage 

On Wednesday, October 23, around 9:45am ET, the Stackdriver Intelligent Monitoring application suffered an outage.  We sincerely apologize for this incident.  We know that you depend on Stackdriver to help keep your application running, and when Stackdriver is unavailable, your job becomes more difficult.  We take this occurrence very seriously and will improve the service to reduce […]

The top five cloud stories for the week of October 25 

This week in the cloud:  where the world’s top websites are hosted, Facebook tells how its MySQL cluster runs by itself, one day at NYC’s devOps Day with Patrick Eaton, how cloud computing changes business forever, and a startup simplifies small-business payrolls.   Where the world’s top 100,000 websites are hosted (infographic) – VentureBeat Through […]

A Big Thanks 

The Stackdriver team, making today possible

It’s not all the time that you get so much support from different audiences in your company, but when it happens, it really feels good. Over the past 14 months, we have learned so much from our customers, our investors, and our own team and we have finally gotten to launch. Only with their tireless […]

Stackdriver Raises $10M, Launches Intelligent Monitoring for AWS 

Over 400 customers depend on Stackdriver’s Monitoring-as-a-Service solution to optimize performance of their applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Boston, MA – September 18, 2013 – Stackdriver, the provider of intelligent management for cloud-powered applications, today announced that it has closed a $10M round of Series B financing, led by Flybridge Capital Partners, with existing […]