Weekly Welcome & Getting Started - May 31st Edition

Welcome to the InfluxDB community! We’re glad you’re here and have put together some info to help you get started. If you have questions, need support, or are just curious about InfluxDB, feel free to search or browse the forums. Don’t be shy - everyone here is happy to help.

We recommend reading over the Community Forum Intro for some tips to navigating the community. If you’re looking to get started, check out our What is Time Series Webinar. It’s free and designed to help you get started with time series data, understand your time series storage options, and give you the basics of InfluxDB.

What’s happening this week

June 13 - 14 - InfluxDays London - Join us for the industry’s only conference focusing on all things time series. Use promo code COMMUNITY to save 20%

June 3 - 5 - Monitorama - We love Monitorama and can’t wait to pack up and head to Portland. Not only will Influxers be there, but you can also meet Dylan, our first InfluxAce

June 5 - Time Series San Francisco Meetup) - Join us for Influxer Craig Hobbs’ talk on building data streams for all things IoT using Apache NiFi for OPC-UA with InfluxDB.

June 6 - Time Series Data Virtual Summit - This is DevOps.com first virtual summit all about time series. It’s free to register and attend and definitely worth checking out.

Articles To Catch Up On

Autocorrelation in Time Series Data

Instrumentation Code is a First Citizen in a Codebase

Environmental Monitoring Station + Raspberry Pi + InfluxDB + Grafana

Understanding Time-Series Database Patterns (podcast with our CEO Evan Kaplan)

Looking for more ways to connect with the InfluxDB Community? Check out our Slack workspace with channels for everything time series and InfluxDB related, find us on Reddit, or check out a time series meetup near you.

Let us know if there’s anything that we can do to help!


The InfluxDB Community Team