4 Tips To Monitor Modern Cloud-based Applications & Infrastructure
Modern cloud-based application and infrastructure monitoring is a moving target. And it is one that very much depends on how “native” your cloud application is.
Here is a list of monitoring metrics capabilities you should look for that pertain to time series and events:
1. Some way to track throughput
It can be as simple as counts of requests or transactions processed. This will vary a lot depending upon your use case—do you log requests, transactions, use queues, etc? At a minimum, you should be able to get that data on a fairly frequent basis and then graph it for context.