groundcover's data collection and aggregation agent.
The agent is deployed as a DaemonSet called alligator, running a single pod in each node in the cluster.
groundcover's in-cluster data backend and its connector to the groundcover cloud.
The groundcover backend contains a time-series database for collected metrics (VictoriaMetrics ), a PostgreSQL database for traces and events (TimescaleDB) and logs database (Grafana Loki).
groundcover's control plane, taking care of routing the data from the groundcover backend to the user's browser.
The groundcover cloud also handles and manages metadata around users, organizations etc.