In SaaS companies, smooth and speedy performance of the core software product has a direct correlation to business growth. If the software is slow, users are unhappy. If the app is buggy, transactions never occur. Thus, eliminating glitches and quick response to incidents are business critical. This calls for comprehensive monitoring of technical state and general “health” of live software applications.
In our previous posts, we shared a detailed overview of Logicify software monitoring toolset, with Graylog and Grafana as its core components. In this article, we’d like you to meet our open source Healthcheck Bot, an application we developed for proactive software check-ups.
Datawise Recipe for Effective Software Monitoring: App Logs, Infrastructure Telemetry, Health-Check Reports
We at Logicify have a powerful & flexible toolset for software monitoring - both for apps we develop for our clients and the ones we use internally. Let's take a closer look at the types and sources of data that form the basis of this monitoring solution.
The third article in “Logicify Monitoring Tools” series talks about Grafana, a software we use both for internal and external projects to visualize and analyze the data about system state and performance.
Love it or hate it, failure is an integral threat to any startup owner. “Fail fast,” they say, and some startups obey. For obvious economical reasons, investors and startup owners want the endeavour to fail at an early stage rather than at the final one. But the ultimate goal is, of course, to never fail at all. Easier said than done.
The second article in “Logicify Monitoring Tools” series talks about Graylog, a software we use to manage the logs and analyze structured data received from web applications.
The aim of any software company (and Logicify is not an exception) is to deliver healthy and reliable products. While a product’s reliability and performance rely on the team of developers and QAs, what does the “health” of a product depend on?