Clark added a new service to handle more traffic for his growing business. But he doesn’t know how his new application is doing! What information could help him gain insight into his system?
Clark can measure how his application is operating with the help of metrics. Metrics express a value relevant to the system at a specific point of time. Here are some key metrics for monitoring system health and performance:
Tracking these metrics can give teams a broad view of system health and help diagnose issues.
Can you think of other system metrics we can monitor?
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We now have an understanding of the kind of data that needs to be monitored. Can metrics be tied to how we think about our business’ performance?