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InfluxData's Latest Release Delivers LDAP Integration, Advanced Analytics and Self-Healing Capabilities in Leading Time Series Platform

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InfluxData, the modern
Open Source Platform
built specifically for metrics, events and
other time series data that empowers developers to build next-generation
monitoring, analytics and IoT applications, today announced the latest
release of InfluxEnterprise, which delivers LDAP integration, new
advanced analytics and self-healing capabilities in the leading time
series database platform.

The increasing complexity of systems is driving the need for
observability since even a small improvement in system behavior can have
a significant impact on the bottom line. Time series data, collected and
stored with InfluxData's Time Series database platform, is integral to
observability and is becoming mission critical for organizations.
Today's enhancements to InfluxEnterprise make it easier for
administrators to keep this mission critical data available and secure
by checking and verifying every requested action – including creating
databases, storing data and running queries – against a user's stored
authorizations and role.

Updates to InfluxEnterprise include:

  • Integration with LDAP: InfluxEnterprise now supports
    authenticating users against LDAP, making it easier for site
    administrators to securely manage critical time series data and users.
    This also speeds adoption of the InfluxData platform by improving the
    user experience through single sign-on (SSO) and meeting security
    compliance requirements of internal operations for protecting private
    data.
  • Advanced Analytical Functions: InfluxData's new release adds
    advanced analytical functions for mathematical and advanced financial
    modeling, enabling use of time series data to create complex financial
    models. These functions are important for data analysis to help teams
    understand system behavior to predict outages in early stages.
  • Advanced Data Replication: InfluxData's advanced data
    replication with self-healing automatically detects data
    inconsistencies, resulting for example from hardware failure or user
    error, and resolves them so data across all nodes is consistent. This
    gives the team peace of mind knowing that the data they rely so
    heavily on to keep their systems running is always available.

"Time series platforms are being adopted faster than any other database
technology, due to their unique abilities to monitor and analyze IoT,
DevOps, Cloud, and Containers; and provide analytics for real-time
decision making," said Mark Herring, InfluxData CMO. "As time series
platforms continue to gain broader adoption within the enterprise, it's
imperative that these platforms fit well with the rest of the IT
systems."

Metrics, events, and other time-based data are being generated at an
exponential rate, as there is a growing requirement for analyzing
today's complex environments. The InfluxData Platform provides a
comprehensive set of tools and services to accumulate metrics and events
data, analyze the data, and act on the data via powerful visualizations
and notifications. Its InfluxDB database is the overwhelming leader
among Time
Series Database management systems
, according to DB-Engines'
latest results
published earlier this quarter. InfluxData's unique
features enable customers to quickly build:

  • Monitoring, alerting and notification applications supporting their
    DevOps initiatives
  • IoT applications supporting millions of events per second, providing
    new business value around predictive maintenance and real-time
    alerting and control
  • Real-time analytics applications that are focused on streaming data
    and anomaly detection

InfluxData has rapidly built its developer and customer base across
industries – including manufacturing, financial services, energy, and
telecommunications – by delivering the fastest growing Open Source
Platform that enables customers to derive better business insights,
data-driven real-time actions, and a consolidated single view of their
entire infrastructure – from applications to microservices, and from
systems to sensors. More than 420 customers, including Cisco Systems,
Coupa Software, IBM, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Nordstrom, and Tesla,
have selected InfluxData as their modern data platform for metrics and
events. InfluxData is pioneering the shift to time series in a modern
metrics and events platform, and is making it possible for customers to
become data-driven and take on digital transformation initiatives.

Availability

InfluxData's new release is available now via download for all existing
InfluxEnteprise customers. New customers wanting to try these features
can download the free
trial
at https://portal.influxdata.com/users/new.

About InfluxData

InfluxData,
the creator of InfluxDB, delivers a modern Open Source Platform built
from the ground up for analyzing metrics and events (time series data)
for DevOps and IoT applications. Whether the data comes from humans,
sensors, or machines, InfluxData empowers developers to build
next-generation monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications faster,
easier, and to scale delivering real business value quickly. Based in
San Francisco, InfluxData's more than 420 customers include CiscoeBay,
IBM
and Siemens.
Visit https://www.influxdata.com/.
Twitter: @influxdb.

InfluxData, InfluxCloud, InfluxDB and InfluxEnterprise are all
trademarked by InfluxData. All other trademarks are the property of
their respective owners.

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