Grafana for Beginners

Grafana for Beginners (1 day)

Grafana is a multi-platform open source analytics and interactive visualization web application. It provides charts, graphs, and alerts to create fancy live dashboards. Grafana is a popular component in monitoring stacks and often used in combination with time-series databases such as InfluxDB, Prometheus and Graphite to turn your time-series data into insightful graphs and visualizations.

The entry-level course provides novices with a quick overview in the use and application of the most important functions of Grafana. All theoretical topics will be intensified by hands-on exercises.

Course Outline

  • Introduction & and typical fields of application
    • Visualization
    • Metrics, Maths & Statistics
    • Typical Grafana fields of application and use cases
  • General ideas & core concepts of Grafana
    • General organization & administration
    • Data Sources
    • Rows, Panels and Dashboards
    • Grafana Plugins
  • Installing Grafana
  • Configuring a Data Source
  • Creating a Grafana dashboard and panel
  • Configure different visualizations in the Grafana Dashboard
    • Time-series
    • Histograms
    • Bar charts
    • Pie charts
  • Sharing Grafana Dashboards

Who should attend

This instructor-led, live training (online or onsite) is aimed at data analysts, data scientists and data engineers who want to get started with Grafana to design, create, explore, and share time series data through beautiful, flexible dashboards.

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