Observability: what is it good for?

Tech Guide


Observability tools form the cornerstone of understanding what’s happening in your systems.


These tools only offer real value when they’re used across your organization. When many people think about observability, their thoughts immediately jump to oncall and investigating production incidents.

Read this guide for insight on what observability is good for and how to use it. You’ll also learn how observability has an equally important role to play in many day-to-day activities, including:

  • Deploying new features
  • Optimizing critical code
  • Planning architectural changes to the application