Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 10 minutes

Healthcheck service written in Golang

This tutorial presents the go-healthcheck service for HTTP healthchecking

Go-healthcheck is a lightweight tool that provides an alternative to cloud based healthchecking such as UptimeRobot. It also provides admin authentication if needed, and is compatible with the following databases to store your application checks :

  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • SQLite

Don’t stop now! The next scenario will only take about 10 minutes to complete.

Go-healthcheck : web monitoring in Golang

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Deploy container : docker run -d -p 8080:8080 -e "AUTHENTICATION.ENABLED=FALSE" ghiltoniel/go-healthcheck

This will pull the image and run it in the background