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As CDNs become ubiquitous, our need to monitor and understand the operational performance of our solution becomes increasingly more important. Logs are a brilliant way to get insight into the health and performance of your CDN. Logs are often held up as a shining example of observability data, comprising an unstructured collection of quantitative and […]
CDNs have become a standard component of any serious scaling strategy. With scaling, of course, comes an increased security challenge. This leads to code scanning, log analysis, expensive intrusion detection systems and more, but the data locked away inside of a CDN is often ignored. This data is essential to a strong security posture and […]
Utilising a CDN is an essential part of your web scaling strategy. Heavy CDN users rely on powerful monitoring solutions to improve their observability, gain new operational capabilities and develop key insights into their customers… but how do you pick the right observability tool? Let’s look at 3 key capabilities that any CDN user should […]
In 2022, global CDN usage is expected to reach over 250 exabytes per month. With more and more industries reaping the benefits of CDNs, CDN monitoring is going to become a valuable new source of information for anyone looking to understand their operational challenges or how their customers interact with their product. Industries all over […]
If you’re operating at scale, you’re probably already making use of a CDN. They’ve become ubiquitous amongst any company trying to handle large volumes of website traffic. It’s surprising then, that so many organizations rely heavily on their CDN, but they don’t take advantage of the wealth of observability data that a CDN offers. Our […]
CDN is Where Most of Your Web Traffic Goes A content delivery network (CDN) is one of the most important tools for optimizing the performance of heavy-traffic websites and applications deployed in cloud environments. CDNs offer many benefits, including faster page load times, reduced bandwidth usage, and improved availability. They work by caching content on […]
In this article I hope to give the reader a small history lesson as well as some advice on how to build a useful monitoring system for your platform. First, it’s key to understand where we came from. Before cloud computing systems, every company owned its own infrastructure and therefore had a need to monitor […]