Monitoring Kubernetes with Prometheus

Kubernetes is a portable, extensible, and open-source platform used for managing containerized workloads and services. Learn how to monitor Kubernetes using Prometheus! Read more

AppDynamics vs. Datadog vs. Scout APM

Working with an unprecedented amount of data means tackling millions/thousands of distinct data points. To analyze this information quickly, you need to display it visually to improve your natural spotting abilities. Check out these 3 popular data analyzing and visualization tools! Read more

Ruby Flip Flop: What It Is and When to Use It

A ruby flip-flop refers to a system that comprises two alternating (on/off) states that one can switch between Let’s dive in and learn more about what this operator is, how it works, its different types, what it offers, and where it makes sense to use it. Read more

How to Use Ruby BEGIN and END Blocks

Ruby’s BEGIN and END blocks (in uppercase) are reserved keywords in Ruby and are pretty straightforward to use. Here we explore what they are and how to use them! Read more

Datadog vs. Grafana: Compare Use Cases and Features

Grafana and Datafog fall under the top-rated tools used in visualizing and understanding trends within massive databases. In this post, we'll evaluate these tools and compare use cases and features. Read more

PHP Handlers: Why They Matter and How to Choose the Best One

In obsessing over the best frameworks and coding practices for their PHP applications, developers often fail to look beyond their code for optimization and boosting performance. This post will explore what PHP handlers are, why they are essential, and how you could choose one suited for your application. Read more

Scout APM vs. New Relic vs. Dynatrace

Application performance monitoring (APM) is important for the development of any web app. This article compares three APM tools - Scout, New Relic, and Dynatrace - in features, user interface, third-party integration, and installation. Read more

A Comparison of 6 Airbrake Alternatives for Error Monitoring

There are some exceptional alternatives to Airbrake for error monitoring you can consider, each with its own unique set of benefits and drawbacks. Check out these 6 competitors to consider! Read more

Node.js Module Exports Explained

An integral aspect of writing clean code and staying true to this art is modularity. This post will cover the use of modules in Node.js — what they are, why they are essential, and how to export and import them in your project. Read more

AppDynamics vs. Dynatrace vs. Scout | A Side-by-Side Comparison

Deciding on a new analytics tool can be a daunting task, so we have put together a guide comparing three of the top APM solutions side-by-side. Check it out! Read more

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