The South Florida PHP Users Group (SoFloPHP) works to unite and grow the PHP community of South Florida. With events in the Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Ft. Lauderdale, and Miami areas. (We know, it's a large area to cover but we do our best.)

Talk of the Night: Don't be the last to know! Strategies & Tactics for Monitoring Your System and Services

When something goes bad - who knows about it first: you or your customers? Whether you are a provider of apis, or a consumer of services from other vendors, being aware of system issues ... before your customers ... is a critical factor to minimizing downtime and keeping business-critical operations running.

Cloud computing and distributed processing "cloud services" change the way you think about your system. It still starts with CPU, memory and disk - but doesn't end there.

This talk will focus on finding touch points for monitoring your system and tools that could help you be the first to know!