DC-Area meetup focusing on monitoring, alerting, metrics, logging and more. Basically anything that helps keep the information technology lights on and things running smoothly. "MAMaL" is a topic-rich space. Potential talk topics include: Graphite, Logstash, Kibana (ELK), Grafana, InfluxDB, Splunk, Nagios, Incinga, Zenoss, Zabbix, Cacti, Ganglia, Collectd, Sysdig, data analytics, time series, anomaly detection, viz techniques, stream processing, metrics-driven development, high availability, performance tuning, identifying bottlenecks, best practices, lessons learned, etc... We hope to hold meetings every 3 months or so with 2 speakers at each. Please reach out to us if you have a potential presentation in mind. We only ask that the subject matter would be of interest to most potential attendees and sales presentations will please be avoided.