It’s Not in Production Unless it’s Monitored

A session at RailsConf 2012

Wednesday 25th April, 2012

10:30am to 11:15am (CST)

In the 21st century successful teams are data-driven. We’ll present a complete introduction to everything you need to start monitoring your service at every level from business drivers to per-request metrics in Rails/Rack, down to server memory/cpu. Provides a high-level overview of the fundamental components that comprise a holistic monitoring system and then drills into real-world examples with tools like ActiveSupport::Notifications, statsd/rack-statsd, and CollectD. Also covers best practices for active alerting on custom monitoring data.

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Joseph Ruscio

Co-Founder and CTO, Librato, Inc

Joseph Ruscio is a Co-Founder and CTO at Librato, Inc. He’s responsible for the company’s technical strategy, architecture, and generally hacks on all levels of the product. He’s a Ruby enthusiast and the author of the aggregate and rack-test-rest gems. @josephruscio on Twitter and Github.

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Time 10:30am11:15am CST

Date Wed 25th April 2012


Salon H, Hilton Austin Downtown

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