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User activity monitoring for Jive

The Kloudless Events API provides a queryable event stream for developers to monitor user activity using WebHooks. The more popular upstream services like Google Drive provide an event stream natively, but other upstream services don’t support it. However, Kloudless aims to provide a unified developer experience. Kloudless periodically polls the Jive API to recreate an … Continue Reading

How to monitor activity in S3, using SNS and SQS

Amazon S3 is one of the most popular object storage services that apps use today. Monitoring S3 buckets for activity can be very beneficial, depending on the reason the bucket stores data. For example, the Kloudless File Picker provides an easy way for users to upload content to an app’s S3 bucket. Apps can monitor … Continue Reading

Monitoring recurring events in Google Calendar via Kloudless

Calendaring systems such as Google and Outlook Calendar describe recurring events via recurrence rules that indicate the frequency and duration of the series of events, along with any other special rules. Check out our past blog post here for more information on recurring events and their format in the Kloudless API. The blog post linked … Continue Reading

Monitoring PostgreSQL with Telegraf, InfluxDB, and Grafana

Kloudless uses Telegraf and InfluxDB for our system and application metrics as well as Grafana for visualizations and alerting. Telegraf allows us great flexibility in terms of data sources. It supports everything from the StatsD wire-protocol to custom shell scripts and database queries. Together, these tools form InfluxData’s TICK stack. For context, Kloudless provides an … Continue Reading

Monitoring changes in Salesforce

Introduction Kloudless offers a unified Events API for developers to retrieve real-time notifications via Webhooks for any cloud service that we support. We’ve had to build a unique technical implementation for events from Salesforce based on the different options to efficiently track changes. Salesforce recently updated their platform with two new guides on how to … Continue Reading

Calendar API: Activity Stream

This post is by our engineering intern, Ellen Luo. Receive real-time updates for Google and Outlook Calendar with the new Events endpoint for the Calendar API! The Events endpoint allows your application to easily keep track of calendar items that have been added, modified or deleted in your primary calendar. This Events endpoint is part … Continue Reading

Party Like It’s 2019: A Kloudless Recap

“Should Old Acquaintance be forgot,and never thought upon;” – Someone As we enter into a new decade and reflect on the events of the past year, those of us in the tech space tend to focus on what went wrong or what can be improved. In a business that seems to accelerate as fast as … Continue Reading

Kloudless Opens Up Platform to the Developer Community

App developers can now extend Kloudless’ functionalities themselves and also utilize the platform alongside their favorite tools. SAN FRANCISCO – October 9, 2019 – Kloudless, the Unified API Platform, announced at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2019 new capabilities and partnerships that enable developers to customize Kloudless’ functionality specifically for their own application stack. More than 21,000 … Continue Reading