We’ve all worked on projects where despite best intentions monitoring of the platform or application has been shoe-horned in the week before go-live and, as a result, often ends up monitoring the wrong aspects of the platform. So how can we introduce stories to our backlog at the start of application development to make monitoring and observability one of the foundation stones of every project we develop?

There are a wealth of monitoring solutions available for engineers and developers to choose from, so how do you select which is most appropriate for you?

Question 1: Do you need a team that can support a monitoring solution?

Well before we start worrying about…

Matthew Macdonald Wallace

DevOps and IoT consultant

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