5 Companies to Watch in the Silicon Prairie

Alexandra Altvater News

This past year, I was introduced to the Silicon Prairie when I hosted Big Omaha and spoke at Thinc Iowa. What’s the Silicon Prairie you ask? It’s just the hottest area in the country for tech startups that you never heard of.

Stackify Netreo Acquisition

Netreo Expands APM Capabilities with Strategic Acquisition of Stackify

Stackify News

Application Performance Monitoring (APM) Capabilities Strengthen Netreo’s Current and Long-Term Growth Initiatives Netreo, the award-winning platform for IT infrastructure management (ITIM) and one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing companies, today announced the acquisition of Stackify, a developer-centric provider of SaaS application performance monitoring (APM) solutions. The acquisition strengthens Netreo’s full-stack IT monitoring and AIOps offerings by giving customers improved application …

Stackify Netreo Acquisition

Stackify + Netreo Creates a Dev + Ops Powerhouse

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

TLDR: Stackify is joining with Netreo to bring best-of-breed solutions for developers and IT operations. Together, their observability platform can help both small development teams and the world’s largest enterprises manage and monitor their applications and infrastructure. Stackify has been working for the last 9 years to help software developers monitor and deb their productions applications. As the CTO of …

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How to Optimize JavaScript Performance

Jasmine Miah Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

JavaScript is a common language in mobile and web app development.  Due to its popularity, JavaScript optimization is becoming increasingly necessary for improving application performance.  Let’s learn some of the challenges associated with JavaScript and how to optimize js performance.   Typical js performance challenges There are a number of challenges that can impact JavaScript performance.  Here are common issues associated …

Software Testing Types, Metrics, and More

The Ultimate Guide to Performance Testing and Software Testing: Testing Types, Performance Testing Steps, Best Practices, and More

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Performance testing is a form of software testing that focuses on how a system running the system performs under a particular load. This is not about finding software bugs or defects. Different performance testing types measures according to benchmarks and standards. Performance testing gives developers the diagnostic information they need to eliminate bottlenecks. In this article you will learn about: …

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Why Python cProfile is the Recommended Profiling Interface

Nirav Parmar Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Performance optimization is a basic need for software development. When it comes to optimizing app performance,  tracking frequency, maintaining production, or perpetuation method calls, profilers play a vital role. Learn why Python cProfile is a recommended profiling interface and how it enhances your software performance. Python profiling  has three critical parts including: Definition & explanation; Tools  for a generic app …

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How to Choose the Best Performance Profiling Tools

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

You finish writing your code and launch your application. Then, you begin experiencing performance issues. How can you fix this? It doesn’t matter how talented your development team is, every code should always be analyzed, debugged, and reviewed to make it run faster. What you need is a performance profiling tool. In this article, you will learn about performance profiling …

Node.js server monitoring

Node.js Server Monitoring: A How to Guide

Christoph Leitner Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Node.js is one of the most popular Javascript frameworks in 2021. With the increasing demand for Node.js comes the crucial next step of Node.js server monitoring.  The best way to monitor your Node.js server is with an Application Performance Monitoring (APM) tool.  Keep in mind, Node.js server monitoring is a bit of a tricky task, and there are particular challenges …

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How to Optimize Server Performance

Evangeline Reece Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Optimizing server performance is important in supporting end-user requirements.  Using server optimization, actively monitor:  Availability Server operations Performance Security And other procedures Web server monitoring and optimization helps you to troubleshoot bottlenecks as they emerge and optimize server performance.  In this post, we will discuss how to optimize performance and why it is important. What is server optimization? Web server …

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What is Application Discovery and Dependency Mapping

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Modern applications are interdependent on different devices and servers. If you are not familiar with your software structure, you will encounter problems when you make changes within your application. To prevent this, you need to observe application discovery and dependency mapping (ADDM). In this article, you will find out: What is application discovery and dependency mapping? Types of application discovery …

Stackify named in “Best Tech Startups in Kansas”

Stackify News

SoftwareReviews announces its 2020 Application Performance Management Emotional Footprint Award winners, as determined by software users, who feel that five software vendors in the recruiting space have provided them with exceptional customer experiences. According to users’ answers to questions focused on satisfaction, which have been crafted by seasoned IT industry analysts at Info-Tech Research Group, the vendor champions are:

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Tips for Javascript Perfomance Testing

Andreea Zorz Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

No user likes to spend time waiting for a web page to load. No web developer likes a website or app to fail either. It’s important to focus on creating quick loading pages with error-free code.  JavaScript is used to build the majority of the dynamic, real-time applications. JavaScript’s strength is in the context of apps that update content dynamically with …

Java Software Errors and How to Fix Them

Top Java Software Errors: 50 Common Java Errors and How to Avoid Them

Stackify Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources, Insights for Dev Managers

Imagine, you are developing Java software and suddenly you encounter an error? Where could you have possibly gone wrong? There are many types of errors that you will encounter while developing Java software, but most are avoidable. Some errors are minor lapses when writing codes but that is very much mendable. If you have an error monitoring tool such as …

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Python Optimization: 3 Easy Steps

George Newton Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Python is one of the best programming resources available for designing machine learning systems. With a variety of technical abilities and potentially time-saving loops and processes, it can be an invaluable tool. However, it’s these capabilities that also make Python difficult to use. In many cases, Python may seem sluggish as it tries to navigate intricate, complicated strings of code. …

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How to monitor website availability

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

“100% website availability.” Which webmaster would not want to see this availability report? Every website owner would like their website available for users to be 99.9% all of the time. Without a website that is accessible and running smoothly at any time of day, all web-related investments will go to waste. That is why website availability monitoring is so important. …

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Web Applications Monitoring Guide

Gert Svaiko Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Companies are juggling multiple servers, applications, transactions, and web services in the modern digital world. This brings out the difficulty of keeping track of it all. Here’s where web applications monitoring steps in and gives an in-depth overview of all applications’ performance. Let’s take a step back and dig into the basics of web application monitoring. What is web applications …

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What Is NullReferenceException? Object reference not set to an instance of an object

Matt Watson Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

“Object Reference Not Set to an instance of an object.” Cast the first stone those who never struggled with this error message when they were a beginner C#/.NET programmer. This infamous and dreaded error message happens when you get a NullReferenceException. This exception is thrown when you try to access a member—for instance, a method or a property—on a variable …

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Why you should use Central Error Logging Services

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Logs are vital for every application that runs in a server environment. Logs provide essential information which points to whether the current system is operating properly. Looking through logs, you will gather data on system issues, errors, and trends. However, it is not feasible to manually look up errors on various servers across thousands of log files. The solution? Central …

ASP.NET Performance Tools

ASP.NET Performance: 9 Types of Tools You Need to Know!

Matt Watson Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources, Insights for Dev Managers, Popular

One of the best things about being a .NET developer is all the amazing ASP.NET performance tools that can make your life easier. This blog post is a list of the various types of ASP.NET performance tools at your disposal for finding and optimizing ASP.NET performance problems. Depending on the task, some of these tools will be much better than …

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Performance Tuning in MySQL

Alex Williams Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

MySQL is an open source database application that creates meaningful structure and accessibility for large amounts of data.. But, with large data comes performance issues. This article will give you performance tuning in MySQL tips in order to boost its performance. Make Sure You Are Using The Latest MySQL Version  If you are a legacy or older database, this may …

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How to Find Memory Leaks

Charris Herrera Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

One of the most common problems developers face regarding memory is finding memory leaks. How do you know if your application’s memory is leaking? How do you find memory leaks? In this article, you will learn:  what is a memory leak, how memory leaks can affect your application, what causes memory leaks, finding memory leaks. What is a Memory Leak? …