John Denholm

John Denholm

Lead Platform Engineer ยท Bet Tribe

Worked at Sky Betting & Gaming 2012–2020

Longtime Skybet engineer, generally in charge of all things Graphite. Likes cats and whiskey.

Articles by John

Scaling Time Series Databases

We collect a lot of metrics about our production systems using Graphite Times Series Databases. In order to improve performance of Graphite and reduce the load on our SAN we purpose-built and tuned some very vast dedicated hardware for our Graphite Databases.


John Denholm and Gary Mulder


Big Data


16 minute read