When we build a JS application, we usually start thinking about optimizing the http request, compression and, sometimes, “uglifying” the JS files.
But, what about the html files? Let’s see if we can optimize the number of requests needed to… Read More
Today’s DevOps culture drives the requirement for development and ops teams to share tooling and to combine lots of different services/processes to give them visibility into their systems throughout the system life cycle. For example the modern DevOps toolkit will… Read More
Logstash is an open source tool for managing events and logs. It is used to collect, search and store logs for later use. If you are using Logstash to collect logs from across your infrastructure already, and you are looking… Read More
When we think of traditional development and production operations, we often put everything into a linear software delivery pipeline that starts with a development backlog, and ends with production monitoring. We slot tools at each stage, and for the most… Read More
What is Acceptance Testing?
“Acceptance testing is a test conducted to determine if the requirements of a specification or contract are met.” (Wikipedia definition) In simple words, Acceptance tests check if the software that we have built matches the requirements… Read More
Hello, Logentries readers – I’m the VP of Technology at Motus, a SaaS company for mobile workforce management, headquartered in Boston. Motus has undergone a huge technical transformation in the last 18 months, and logging has been a big part… Read More
Server monitoring is a requirement, not a choice. It is used for your entire software stack, web-based enterprise suites, custom applications, e-commerce sites, local area networks, etc. Unmonitored servers are lost opportunities for optimization, difficult to maintain, more unpredictable, and… Read More
This post was written by Logentries customer Richard van den Brand, Software Engineer at Waarneembemiddeling.nl, where he is responsible for developing and maintaining their Symfony2 applications and infrastructure.
In this short tutorial I’ll describe the steps required to install the… Read More
Containerization and micro-services are changing how development and operations teams design, build and monitor systems. Containerization of environments regularly results in systems with large numbers of dynamic and ephemeral instances that autoscale to meet demands on system load. In fact,… Read More