Prometheus Features



  • Open Source written in Go Language
  • Cloud Native and Cloud Ready
  • Time Series Database in-built
  • Adopted by more than 100 companies worldwide
  • Ready Features for IaaS, Paas and Cloud Monitoring


  • Inclusive Monitoring
  • Powerful data model
  • Powerful query language
  • Manageable and Reliable
  • Efficient
  • Scalable
  • Easy to integrate with Grafana

 What does Prometheus offer?



Inclusive Monitoring

  • Hardware Monitoring
  • Virtualization and Container Monitoring
  • Monitoring of Common Application Components
  • Server and Client Libraries Monitoring
  • Monitoring of Business Logic


  • Multi-Dimensional Data Model Labels
  • Aggregation and also Slice and Dice
  • Flexible query for Evaluation
  • Forecasting and Prediction
  • Alerting based on complex business logic
  • Ready integration with Grafana for visualization

 Powerful Data Model



Manageable and Reliable

  • Independent standalone deployment
  • Pull Based Monitoring technique
  • Services Discovery can be automated
  • Only needs local disk


  • Only 3.5 bytes per data point
  • Lossless storage efficiency
  • Single server can handle millions of metrics





  • Easy to scale using multiple Prometheus
  • Federated architecture in-built in Prometheus
  • Distributed Architecture support with Thanos


  • Application Integration with Java, JMX, Python, Ruby, .NET
  • Cloud Integration with AWS, Azure and Google Cloud
  • Database Integration such as MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MongoDb, RethinkDB
  • Network integration with SNMP
  • PaaS integration with OpenStack, OpenShift, ESX
  • Third party tool integration with Grafana, Graphite, Nagios, Rsyslog, Munin etc
  • Alert Manager itnegration with PagerDuty, Twilio, IBM NetCool

Easy to Integrate with



Altnix Advantage


Prometheus Consulting

Altnix provides professional services for Consulting on Prometheus monitoring too including the following:

  • Consulting on adoption of Prometheus monitoring tool
  • In-Depth Analysis of your monitoring requirements and scope study
  • Architecture Definition and hardware sizing guidelines
  • Solution Design Document with Prometheus that can be handed over to engineers for implementation
  • Future Roadmap for evolution of Prometheus

Prometheus Implementation and Deployment

Altnix will implement Prometheus based monitoring solutions keeping in mind the business requirements. Implementation includes the following:

  • Prometheus tool installation and resolution of dependencies
  • Development and Implementation of Monitoring Items
  • Configuration of Exporters, Scripts and Monitoring KPIs
  • Alert Management in Prometheus
  • UAT sign off after consultation with customer
  • Production Implementation and Go Live
  • Documentation and Handover

Prometheus Customization

Altnix will customize your Prometheus installation so that it is a better fit to your business environment.

  • Adding new exporters and plugins for Prometheus
  • Developing new Exporters and Plugins with Prometheus
  • Developing new scripts for Monitoring KPIs
  • Custom MIB for SNMP based Monitoring
  • Customization for Database Monitoring
  • Customization for Applications Monitoring
  • Customization for IaaS, PaaS, Virtual Infrastructure and Container Monitoring

Third Party Integration

Altnix will integrate Prometheus with other third party tools to meet several business use cases.

  • Ticketing systems such as IBM NetCool, BMC Remedy, Zendesk, and ((OTRS)) Community Edition
  • IT Automation tools such as StackStorm, Ansible, Chef and Puppet
  • Analysis tools such as ElasticSearch ELK Stack, JasperSoft and Metabase Business intelligence software
  • Visualization tools such as Grafana, Graphite and Cacti

24x7 AMC Support Services

Altnix offer 24x7 support services on an AMC or per hour basis for new or existing installations on Prometheus. Our team of experts are available round the clock and respond to you within a predefined SLA.


Case Studies



Case Study: 4G/5G Cloud Infrastructure: Telecom

New 4G/5G Services for Telecom are being rolled out using a flexible Cloud infrastructure that uses the concept of Network Function Virtualization (NFVI). For leveraging maximum benefit from NFVI, it is important to know exact usage of the infrastructure as well as any performance bottlenecks.

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Customer Highlights

  • More than 300 Million End Users
  • Very Large Scale Deployment
  • Scalable Flexible Solution
  • Telecom Infrastructure on Virtualized Model
  • Cost Optimized for Exact Usage Volumes
  • Increase End User Satisfaction and Service Quality

Solution Highlights

  • OpenStack based deployment
  • Virtualization using NFVI technology
  • Prometheus, Grafana and Elastic Search
  • Detailed knowledge of all parts of Infra
  • Monitoring for Performance
  • In-Depth Analytics and KPIs
  • Correlation and Machine Learning
  • Reports and Dashboards
  • Distributed Design for Scalability
  • Insight into delays and bottlenecks
  • Performance Reports and Compliance


Industry: Telecom

Products: Prometheus, Thanos, Grafana, ElasticSearch




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