Peak connection review, Postgres managed database

Posted November 13, 2020 740 views
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I have to managed database postgres with DigitalOcean.

Have a primary node with 2 connection pools and available backend server connections 197 + one node read-only.

Normally our cluster has an average of 60 connections but one day we had a peak of connections which caused all the applications to suffer crashes as there were no connections available.

Detect the peaks with Digital’s graphs, but I would like to know if Digital has another tool to better monitor my problem? For example, know which is the IP with more connections that is impacting and thus which of our apps is having the problem.

I have seen the log and queries tab but since so many queries are made it is not easy to know what is really happening

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