Brett Hazen

Camp Counselor

Navigating with App Insights as Our Compass

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Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 6:00 PM UTC, for 1 hour.

Regular, 60 minute presentation


Your coded worked great locally and when it didn't your trusty debugger was as your compass to guide your way. But now that you've deployed to a new environment, you find yourself lost in the woods when things go wrong. What's a dev to do? Time for a new a compass and ours will be Application Insights! We'll take a look at how we can use Application Insights to gain visibility into what's happening with our deployed code at a high level, get detailed information for individual requests, set up alerting to know when something isn't right, and more! This talk with arm you with what you need to never feel lost in the woods again.


No previous knowledge is required, but a familiarity with structured logging may help.

Take Aways

  • how to use application insights
  • alerting with application insights
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