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Pattern: Application metrics


How to understand the behavior of an application and troubleshoot problems?


Instrument a service’s code to gather statistics about individual operations. Aggregate metrics in centralized metrics service, which provides reporting and alerting. There are two models for delivery metrics to the metrics service: Metrics are either pushed to the metrics service or the metrics service pulls them using an API exposed by the service.


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