Mackerel offers a server monitoring platform that supports role-based architecture, graphs, and notifications. The API allows the configuration of several alert notification channels to monitor the condition of server resources. Additionally, Mackerel can be used to monitor sales, views, and latency. The API requires API Keys for authentication, and exchanges JSON formatted data.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. App Development Tools and DevOps APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Payments, Healthcare, and Charts. Highlights today include an API which can create charts out of financial stock market results and an API that provides blood glucose data for diabetes applications.