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How to setup prometheus and grafana on a dedicated machine to monitor your cardano nodes

Prometheus and grafana are helpful tools to monitor your nodes. They have a built-in alert function which notifies you about arising problems. This guide will show how to setup your infrastructure to do this monitoring with a separate machine thus not requiring additional installations on your vital cardano nodes.

Nov 21, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

Project Page released

The new project page of CardanoCafe is online which shows what charity organizations get support from CardanoCafe.

Nov 15, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

Third Block Found

We have good news: After a long period of waiting we have finally minted our third block.

Nov 9, 2020, by Chris

Knowledge Base

Converting YAML to JSON when configuring RTView

RTView is a new monitoring tool released by IOHK. When configuring or installing RTView, you might need the help of yaml to json converters.

Nov 8, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

Pledge doubled, Fee decreased to 0% + 340 ADA

I am happy to announce good news for you. We doubled pledge and reduced the fees of our pool.

Oct 27, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

Additional relay node added

CardanoCafe updated its infrastructure. Our block producing node is now secured by an additional relay node. This helps minimizing maintenance downtimes.

Oct 15, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

CardanoCafe updated to 1.21.1

New versions of cardano have been released on GitHub by IOHK. We updated our relay and block producing nodes to newest version 1.21.1 accordingly.

Oct 7, 2020, by Chris

Knowledge Base

Cardano Stake Pool Course

A great way to help new stake pool operators in setting up their own stake pool is learning from the docs of the official Cardano Stake Pool School. It was launched by the Cardano Foundation in August 2020.

Oct 3, 2020, by Chris

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Second Block - Pledge doubled

The team of CardanoCafe is happy to announce that we have minted our second block today. Again, to show our gratitude to all our delegators we doubled our pledge to 50k ADA.

Sep 30, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

New Website and ASNS feature online

Our new website was launched today with a clean flat design in the colours of coffee. We are proud to announce our new feature called automated saturation notification.

Sep 29, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

We have reached more than 1.0M ADA

Today we are proud to announce that we have reached a live stake of more than 1.0M ADA. This live stake will go active in next epoch 221.

Sep 28, 2020, by Chris

Stake Pool Operation

First Block - Pledge increased

We, the team of CardanoCafe, are proud to announce that we have minted our first block. To show our gratitude to all our delegators we more than doubled our pledge to 25k ADA.

Sep 25, 2020, by Chris

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