Nine months of hard work on something you’ll hopefully never notice

Simon Austin

In some ways, we’re like the people who keep the lights on or who make sure the supermarkets are stocked with food. We work very hard so that our customers can take the smooth-running of our services for granted. And as long as we do our job well, you’ll never notice the work that goes on behind the scenes to keep our systems as resilient and as reliable as possible.
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London web performance meet-up

We attended the London Web Performance meet-up last night to hear about how one of our peers in the monitoring space tackled the challenge of reducing costs and managing scalability of their infrastructure. An interesting topic, especially in areas of common experience where measuring anything from the public cloud suffers from such variability of resource levels, as well as lack of visibility and consistency of network connectivity. Glad we avoid any of that pain by running our own privately hosted, well controlled environment!
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