web monitoring

Organize monitored components with tags

Ruxit now provides you with the ability to tag the components of your application environment, enabling you to organize your monitoring data based on key criteria such as environment type, purpose, or owner. Tags are completely customizable and thereby serve as a simple form of annotation that can be leveraged across Ruxit. Once assigned, you can use tags to filter lists of services, hosts.  Tagging enables you to get a quick overview of the performance … read more

Dynatrace newsletter: Optimizing Mesos clusters & upcoming conferences!

Welcome to the May issue of the Dynatrace Ruxit newsletter! We’re excited to highlight some new Ruxit features and upcoming events for you! Dynatrace Ruxit simplifies Mesos cluster management! With the launch of DC/OS, Mesos has made the adoption of containerization orders of magnitude easier. But what about visibility into the applications you deploy on your Mesos clusters? Dynatrace Ruxit enables deep visibility into Mesos clusters with real usage data … read more

Does your Liquid Infrastructure float? Or are you sinking in what you don’t know?

With so many new web technologies available, one might assume that things are getting easier for the average Operations-minded DevOps professional, but they aren’t. In fact, things are becoming more difficult. It used to be that a little background in shell scripting and some basic knowledge of infrastructure—whether it be networking or servers—could get you a long way. Then came virtualization and the Cloud and software-defined everything. Today you find … read more

Dynatrace newsletter: Enhanced PHP monitoring and liquid-infrastructure webinar!

Welcome to the March issue of the Dynatrace Ruxit newsletter! We have some exciting news to share with you, including an improved feature set of our PHP deep monitoring and an upcoming webinar that delves into the challenges of liquid-infrastructure monitoring! Introducing a new and improved feature set for PHP deep monitoring! Following a successful early-access program, Dynatrace Ruxit is proud to announce new enhanced PHP deep monitoring capabilities! Get … read more

Content validation for availability web checks

For some time now, Ruxit has enabled you to add content validations to specific clickpath actions. Now this functionality is available for availability web checks, too. When creating or editing an availability web check you now have the option of adding content validation rules. To create an availability web check with content validation: Select Availability & SLA from the Ruxit menu. Click Add web check. Type in the URL to be monitored. Name the web check. … read more

Dynatrace newsletter: Upcoming user-behavior analytics webinar!

Welcome to the January edition of the Ruxit newsletter! We hope you’re enjoying a great start to 2016 so far! Our team continues to work hard and we’re excited to share some new features and an upcoming webinar with you. Webinar: User-behavior analytics now in beta! Whether you want to see how many people are using your web application, how active your users are, the bounce rate, or the different … read more

Full-stack Docker performance monitoring: From containers to applications

Docker containerization is increasingly being used in production environments. How can these environments best be monitored? Monitoring Docker containers as if they are lightweight virtual machines (i.e., monitoring the host from within the container), with all the common metrics that can be captured from an operating system, is an insufficient approach. Docker containers can’t be treated as lightweight virtual machines; they must be treated as what they are: isolated processes … read more