Edge observability: the full story
Imagine you manage thousands of edge sites that run business-critical applications. These could be in-store applications, property management solutions, software within medical equipment, or industrial IoT apps. Regardless, all edge applications run physically near the location where they fulfill their purpose. Therefore, it's vital to have continuous proactive insight into their performance and to be able to restore any degradations as fast as possible.
This is where observability and monitoring comes into play and in this white paper, we cover:
- The different approaches to monitoring and observability
- Four observability pillars to consider at the edge
- The six solutions principles for edge observability
- Why existing IT monitoring solutions wont work per default at the edge