Developers Production Access

Developers Need Production Access

Matt Watson Stackify Product & Company Updates

Application developers spend a lot of time troubleshooting and supporting production applications. The problem is they don’t have production access, or sometimes even worse, too much production access. Stackify gives your developers a production pass to exactly what they need access to in read only mode and anything they do can be audited by our system. Instead of giving developers …

5 Best Practices That Help with Agile Software Development

Nandini Sharma Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

The Agile methodology has benefited software development for many years, enabling collaboration through an iterative process that speeds time-to-market and normally results in higher quality applications. But what is the Agile software development methodology? While it’s likely that most readers are already familiar with Agile, others may just be starting out in their development careers. So before we go on …

How to Find Hibernate Performance Issues in Development and Production

How to Find Hibernate Performance Issues in Development and Production

Thorben Janssen Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

The Java Persistence API (JPA) is used in most Java applications to interact with a relational database. One of its most popular implementations is the Hibernate ORM, because it uses object-relational mapping to abstract database interactions and makes implementing simple CRUD operations very simple. But this abstraction also has its downsides. Hibernate uses a lot of internal optimizations and hides …

The Ultimate List of C# Tools: IDEs, Profilers, Automation Tools, and More

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

C# is a widely used programming language in enterprises, especially for those that are heavily Microsoft-dependent. This language comprises a lot of tools with individual strengths. Here, we list C# tools for IDEs, profilers, automation tools, and more. If you build apps using C#, you most likely use Visual Studio and have explored some of its extensions to supercharge your …

Application Monitor: Checking Everything that Matters

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Application monitor solutions are not novel but rather an evolutionary technology. These types of solutions answer the problems that most developers and DevOps teams encounter when building an application. Application monitor solutions help determine potential defects so developers can take corrective actions quickly. Hence, building an application is no longer complete without application performance monitoring (APM) solutions.  Software development is …

Top Java Software Errors

Top Java Software Errors: 50 Common Java Errors and How to Avoid Them

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources, Insights for Dev Managers

Imagine, you are developing Java software and suddenly you encounter an error? Where could you have possibly gone wrong? There are many types of errors that you will encounter while developing Java software, but most are avoidable. Some errors are minor lapses when writing codes but that is very much mendable. If you have an error monitoring tool such as …

Python garbage collection

Python Garbage Collection: What It Is and How It Works

Alex DeBrie Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Python is one of the most popular programming languages and its usage continues to grow. It ranked third in the TIOBE language of the year in 2021 due to its growth rate. Python’s ease of use and large community have made it a popular fit for data analysis, web applications, and task automation. In this post, we’ll cover the details of garbage …

Software Testing Types, Metrics, and More

The Ultimate Guide to Performance Testing and Software Testing: Testing Types, Performance Testing Steps, Best Practices, and More

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Performance testing is a form of software testing that focuses on how a system running the system performs under a particular load. This is not about finding software bugs or defects. Different performance testing types measures according to benchmarks and standards. Performance testing gives developers the diagnostic information they need to eliminate bottlenecks. In this article you will learn about: …

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Web Applications Monitoring Guide

Gert Svaiko Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Companies are juggling multiple servers, applications, transactions, and web services in the modern digital world. This brings out the difficulty of keeping track of it all. Here’s where web applications monitoring steps in and gives an in-depth overview of all applications’ performance. Let’s take a step back and dig into the basics of web application monitoring. What is web applications …

python load testing

Python Load Testing Best Practices

Aleksandra Bondrenko Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Python is one of the leading programming languages in the world. Many of the world’s most popular websites run, at least in part, on Python, including Instagram, Google, Instacart, Uber, Netflix, and Spotify. When the language is used properly, it can be very efficient and requires low processing power in most cases. It’s important for sites to rely on python …

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Metrics Monitoring: Choosing the right KPIs

Iryne Somera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Software metrics measure a software’s characteristics in a countable manner. That is why tracking the metrics is a huge part of the development stage. The goal of system metrics monitoring is to determine the quality of the product or process during the development and deployment stages. However, not all metrics are beneficial to your software development. That is why you …

website performance monitor

How to monitor website performance

Iryne Somera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Website performance monitoring is an evolving paradigm primarily because website performance is synonymous with business.  It goes beyond simple measurement of web services and the features’ ability to respond efficiently to end-users. Plus, the demand of the market―underlying technologies, use cases, issues, and risks― fuels its growth. Certain factors lead to website or web service poor performance. First, there are …

.NET Monitoring Tools

Best 5 Tools for .NET Monitoring

Iryne Somera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

.NET monitoring is a critical aspect of .NET application development. It helps developers track the health and well-being of their applications to provide real-time performance reviews. Knowing the real status of your application ensures that users have round-the-clock access to your business site.  .NET monitoring makes sure that your business is not impacted by application issues. For example, problems experienced …

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Application Performance Monitoring 101

Iryne Somera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

In this guide, let’s dive deep into Application Performance Monitoring (APM) and how it works. We’re going to establish the difference between monitoring and management. Additionally, understand how to leverage APM’s full potential and its role among the different parts of the organizations, not just the technical department.  Modern applications bring value to every organization in today’s information age. These …

Top 10 Open Source APM Products

Top 10 Open Source APM Tools

Iryne Somera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Project owners and developers turn to open source APM tools to lessen the cost of application performance monitoring. In this entry, let’s examine the attributes of these open source tools. Years ago, traditional APM solutions were designed for IT only, particularly network operations. The APMs were used to monitor data to ensure the network’s Quality of Service(QoS). However, the landscape …