Blog Posts

Transaction Memory Values Explained


One of the metrics gathered by FusionReactor during the execution of a transaction (request) is the memory usage of the transaction. This is displayed on the Main tab in the transaction details page. Since FusionReactor 6 we have added the Transaction Allocated Memory value to these details. All of these numbers can be a little […]

FusionReactor 6 sneak peek – Re-writing the definition of what Application Performance Monitoring is all about!


APM tools have emerged as a category to help businesses address issues when applications break or systems are slow. Unfortunately, even though many of those tools measure metrics and provide some insight into what’s going on, they don’t do anything to minimize downtime and really accelerate time to fix. To be honest, traditional APM tools […]

Northern Virginia ColdFusion Users Group FusionReactor Product Suite Presentation (Recorded November 2014)


Using FusionReactor, FusionAnalytics, and FusionDebug to Solve CF Server and Coding Challenges (Recorded November 2014) Using FusionReactor, FusionAnalytics, and FusionDebug to Solve CF Server and Coding Challenges Presented to the Northern Virginia ColdFusion Users Group, Presented by Charlie Arehart (Recorded November, 2014) In this 90 minute talk, veteran CFer Charlie Arehart will introduce and demonstrate the […]

Getting custom instrumentation and metrics using FusionReactor: Examples with ColdFusion


FusionReactor will simply work out-of-the-box to give you masses of metric data and insight into requests, transactions, queries and resources without adding any additional code to your application.   However, if you want to get even more insight into specific areas of your application, then it’s easy to customize FusionReactor.   This level of customization will enable […]

FusionReactor v5 Java Server Monitor – A feature tour


A 20 minute feature tour of FusionReactor v5 visiting: Enterprise Dashboard Web Metrics Real-Time Running Request List Request History Request Details CPU Thread Time TCP/IP Stream Metrics HTTP Headers JDBC Transactions HTTPClient/WebService Transactions Longest Requests (since server started) Slowest Requests (recent pages longer than threshold) HTTP 500 Server Error Details User Experience Monitoring (UEM) (e.g. […]