Time, but Faster

Every once in awhile, you find yourself in a rabbit hole, unsure of where you are or what time it […]

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Rapid Resolution With The Right Tools

Here at Circonus, we obviously monitor our infrastructure with the Circonus platform. However, there are many types of monitoring, and […]

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LuaJIT and the Illumos VM

I’m about to dive into some esoteric stuff, so be warned. We use LuaJIT extensively throughout most of our product […]

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The Uphill Battle for Visibility

In 2011, Circonus released a feature that revolutionized the way people could observe systems. We throw around the word “histogram” […]

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Percentages Aren’t People

This is a story about an engineering group celebrating success when it shouldn’t be… and their organization buying into it. […]

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Understanding API Latencies

Today’s Internet is powered by APIs. Tomorrow’s will be even more so. Without a pretty UI or a captivating experience, […]

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