Application Performance Monitoring vs Application Performance Observability

There’s a fundamental change taking place in the Monitoring space, and Observability is behind it. Observability itself is a broad topic, so in this post we’ll talk about what it means to move from Application Performance Monitoring to Application Performance Observability. Read more

A Primer on Cloud Architecture

We are in an era where there is a prominent trend of companies migrating from traditional on-premise systems to more reliable and fast cloud-based systems. This article explains cloud architecture in detail and offers insights into how to structure your cloud applications. Read more

OpenTelemetry Collector - What Is It?

The OpenTelemetry collector is optional when using a SaaS service like Scout. Even so, knowing what the Collector can do and when to use it is helpful to understand. Click to learn more! Read more

Flask vs. Django - Which One Outperforms the Other?

Flask and Django are the two most preferred web frameworks you can use with the language. This post will compare Flask and Django on aspects that matter the most to developers and organizations – ease of use, flexibility (or stability), feature sets, performance, security, popularity, etc. Read more

What is Cloud-Native Monitoring?

Cloud and cloud-based technologies are at their peak today. This guide discusses cloud-native monitoring and how it is different from traditional monolithic app monitoring, as well as the various areas on which it focuses. Read more

Top Infrastructure Monitoring Tools and Best Practices

What is infrastructure monitoring and why does it matter for businesses now more than ever before? This guide will walk you through the fundamental advantages that infrastructure monitoring offers to companies and dissect the various infrastructure monitoring components to help you better understand how you can make the best of it. Read more

Getting Started with Prometheus and Grafana

This article will discuss Prometheus, Grafana, how to install each, and how Prometheus uses Grafana as a third-party library. Check it out! Read more

Instrumentation: Measuring Application Performance at the Code Level

In this article, we will talk about how Instrumentation can help in monitoring in the best possible way, the best approaches for instrumentation, and finally, the best tools for doing instrumentation. Check it out! Read more

How to Manage Ruby Memory Usage

In this post, we are about to take a look at how Ruby, one of the most prominent programming languages and an awesome web application alternative when combined with Rails, manages memory, and how you can make it perform even better. Read more

Proper Python Instrumentation: 5 Things to Keep In Mind

Developed to remedy the dynamic and fragile nature of web apps, instrumentation tools enable you to measure, track, analyze, and optimize software performance. Learn more about proper python instrumentation here. Read more

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