Cabourotte is a tool that can be configure to execute health checks on your infrastructure. + It’s the tool used to execute health checks on the Appclacks Clous platform. It’s a free software that you can also install on your private infrastructure.
IT infrastructures are complex. We have more and more equipments, machines, and services to manage. Infrastructures are also more dynamic, with services which can be scaled up and down depending on usage.
The rise of containers orchestrators also made networking more complex. On a network failure, a service could be reachable from one part of your infrastructure but not from another one.
Cabourotte is a tool which allow you to execute healthchecks (HTTP(s), TCP, DNS, TLS including certificate expiration notice, arbitrary commands) on your infrastructure. It already supports various features including:
One-Offhealthchecks: You can send requests to the API to execute arbitrary healthchecks and get the healthchecks results in the responses.
Lightweight, written in Golang, Cabourotte can run everywhere to detect services and network failures.