Monitoring Kafka Consumer Applications

New in FusionReactor 7.0.0, we added the ability to monitor your applications usage of Apache Kafka. Firstly, what is Apache Kafka. Apache Kafka is a publish-subscribe service that allows for multiple system to publish to a given topic and for multiple system to create from a topic. It is commonly used to build real time […]

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 […]