How We Capture Metrics

6th Sept., 2013

Looking at the user interface for Kouio, you’ll see it primarily revolves around a single page web app, which on the surface looks fairly simplistic, but actually contains many components hidden away behind the scenes, all working together to bring you the magic.

One early problem we needed to solve was how we could know what all the pieces of the system are doing at one point in time, and visualise the state of the entire system coherently as a whole. Over on my dev blog, I've written a detailed article which talks about the process we've gone through in collecting and visualising metrics for Kouio. If you're an up and coming DevOps guru, please have a read!