Performance analysis work beckons, and I’m in need of a time-series data wrangler, so I figured I’d give InfluxDB a spin. On top of being free, there’s even a brew formula for it, so getting it up and running is as simple as:
- brew install influxdb
So far so good. But then things got a bit frustrating for me because I couldn’t find a really simple bit of sample client code in Python. I ended up cobbling together this:
Submitted for your consideration, you who is looking to quicken your InfluxDB/Python quickstart.