Announcing JS Error Reporting and AJAX Timing in New Relic

I work on the engineering team developing New Relic’s browser monitoring features, so it’s exciting to announce that, as of today, we’re offering a sneak preview of JavaScript Error Reporting and AJAX Timing to all of our customers, even those on free Lite accounts! We’ve also reorganized our existing real user monitoring (RUM) features to…

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Kanban for Ops Teams

By Posted in Nerd Culture, Tech Topics, Top Post 12 March 2014

All ops teams share the need to meld an interruptive work stream with a planned one, and it’s hard to get that right. In the Site Services team in Site Engineering at New Relic, we have a Kanban process (Wikipedia article) that we use to manage our workflow. We’re pretty happy with how it’s working…

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Wearables, Mozilla’s $25 Smartphone & Other Highlights from Mobile World Congress

By Posted in Events, New Relic News, Top Post 10 March 2014

A couple weeks ago, New Relic made its very first appearance at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and with over 70,000 attendees, 1,800 exhibitors, and eight halls spanning an entire mile, it was easily one of the most energizing conferences we’ve ever been to. We met with hundreds of mobile developers at our booth in…

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Refactoring Organizations: Two ways to increase your impact

Before becoming a manager at New Relic, I was an engineer myself, working primarily on backend coding and database tuning. As I’ve developed my management skills I’ve also observed that you can apply many of best engineering principles towards becoming a better manager and increasing your impact on the organization. This is the first in…

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