Enhancing the Efficiency of Erlang and Elixir System Management: WombatOAM Now Accessible on AWS Marketplace

Explore WombatOAM by Mohammed Ali Khechine on AWS Marketplace for streamlined Erlang and Elixir system management.

6 min read

WombatOAM, a well-established tool for operations and maintenance in both proprietary and open-source Erlang and Elixir systems, is here to simplify your monitoring and management tasks, allowing you to concentrate on your business logic while benefiting from decades of operational expertise in Erlang-based systems. It’s now accessible on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. So, let’s dive in and explore how WombatOAM can elevate your tech experience.


Process tree

Unveiling WombatOAM

In the Erlang and Elixir systems realm, WombatOAM stands out as the go-to tool. It’s not about flashy features; instead, it excels in discreetly managing operational intricacies, enabling you to concentrate on the exciting aspects of your projects. Whether it’s monitoring, metrics, or alarms, think of WombatOAM as your dependable sidekick on this tech journey.

Navigating WombatOAM Monitoring

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by metrics and logs? WombatOAM takes charge as the organised expert, transforming troubleshooting into a well-structured process. Moreover, it effortlessly integrates with your current tools, ensuring a smooth collaboration without unnecessary complications.

The logs appear in real-time.

The Heart of WombatOAM

Let’s take a stroll through the architecture of WombatOAM. It’s not just a tool; it’s a companion for your Erlang and Elixir systems, adapting effortlessly to different scenarios.

  • Autodiscovery: WombatOAM is a tool that efficiently identifies and groups nodes in your system, providing a more organised and coherent view.
  • Anomaly Detection: WombatOAM functions as a reliable technological tool. It includes an early warning system that notifies you in advance of potential issues, helping you address them before they become more severe.
  • Metrics Collection: WombatOAM is a data enthusiast, effortlessly collecting a myriad of metrics – from memory usage to system limits. It’s your go-to source for insights.
  • Plug-and-Play: With many plugins, WombatOAM seamlessly integrates with other OTP applications, making it a versatile addition to your tech stack.
  • WombatOAM offers seamless integration with popular OAM infrastructure tools like Graphite, Grafana, Cacti, Graylog, Splunk, Zabbix, Datadog, Nagios, Logstash, AppDynamics, and PagerDuty through existing plugins.
  • WombatOAM’s dashboard displays both historical and real-time metrics, offering insights into real-time memory usage and detecting unnoticed spikes. Users can compare multiple metrics on a single graph, including numeric metrics like counters and gauges, meters, spirals, and histograms.

Process list

Integrations with 3rd party tools

Welcome to the AWS Marketplace Magic

Now, here’s the exciting part – WombatOAM has officially landed on the AWS Marketplace. Imagine the convenience of deploying and managing Erlang and Elixir systems in the cloud with just a few clicks.

Where to start:

  1. Go to “WombatOAM on AWS”
  2. Select the WombatOAM plan that aligns with your tech stack.
  3. Launch Your Instance: Follow the straightforward steps to launch WombatOAM instances in your AWS account.
  4. Integrate and Flourish: Bring WombatOAM into your systems, and watch as it effortlessly enhances your monitoring experience because operations should be smooth, not complicated.

Metrics page

Wrapping Up – A Tech Journey Redefined

WombatOAM on AWS Marketplace is more than just a tool; it’s an invitation to a smoother tech journey. Join the WombatOAM community, explore the possibilities, and witness your Erlang and Elixir systems thrive without the unnecessary complexities. Here’s to streamlined operations and exciting tech ventures! 

Visit the official WombatOAM documentation.

The alarms are described in the Alarms page.

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