Improved Scalability Report

Scalability Report graphs now have a checkbox to 'Hide Outliers', which is enabled by default. This allows a much better visualization of the scalability of a metric since the outliers are filtered out from the graph. With Outliers Visible With Outliers Hidden…

Introducing Percentiles

Percentiles have been the number 1 most requested feature for DripStat. Today we are glad to finally bring it to you! Percentiles are extremely helpful in letting you understand the 'worst case' performance of your application. There is now a 'Percentiles' tab in the Transactions and Application Overview dashboard. Accessing…

Introducing Azure DocumentDB monitoring support

Azure DocumentDB is now a first class citizen of DripStat. We now support monitoring calls to DocumentDB starting with Agent 10.0.3 DocumentDB will show up as a database in DripStat. Stats on individual DocumentDB operations can be viewed. They show the collection name too. DocumentDB will appear as…

Introducing JVM Profiler

Today we are introducing the JVM Profiler in DripStat. You can now run our sampling based Profiler on your JVMs from within DripStat. This is really useful if you see a lot of time is being spent in 'Java Code' and you want to know which exact method it is.…

MongoDB vs RethinkDB : Why we had to choose MongoDB

We keep a small portion of our data in MongoDB. We recently evaluated RethinkDB as a replacement for our Mongo cluster, after reading about how much more robust its storage engine is. Here is our technical analysis of why we had to stick with Mongo: 1 - No POJO library…