Enterprise “data observability” is a hot space right now.
Over the past couple of months, investors have pumped $200 million into each of Cribl and Grafana Labs, two data observability startups, and lesser amounts into related companies like Acceldata and DeepFactor.
Well, enterprise data systems are like a busy family household. From room to room, you have a complex ebb and flow of activity, with people coming and going, and doors opening and closing. Various inbound streams from utilities make it all go: water flowing through pipes, electricity, and Wi-Fi powering everything, and warm or cool air flowing through the vents.