New compression options for some sinks
Stuff more data down a smaller hose in less time for cheaper.
Several sinks, including most AWS sinks as well as Humio and New Relic have had compression options added.
Compression is opt-in. Make the following changes in your
[sinks.little-pipe] type = "aws_cloudwatch_metrics" # required inputs = ["big-firehose"] # required healthcheck = true # optional, default namespace = "service" # required region = "us-east-1" # required, required when endpoint = "" + compression = "gzip" # optional, default none