Why Invest in Observability? 

You can only improve your platforms and applications if you truly understand how they perform in a production environment, and the only way to achieve that is by implementing a rock-solid observability platform from which your entire company can learn about how your customers are interacting with what you do. 

At Contino, we expand observability outside the cloud environment or data centre and into your business by monitoring not just your application and platform, but also how your business, developer teams and even revenue streams are performing—to give you a complete picture of your organisation from feature request through to customer satisfaction.

How to Safely Navigate the Observability River: Your Complete Guide to Monitoring & Observability

Join us on a journey down the “Observability River” as we take in all the components of a successful observability platform.

In this eBook, we’ll cover:

  • What observability is and why you need to be investing in it
  • The difference between logs, metrics, and traces, and when to use each of them to troubleshoot or predict system events
  • What we mean by the “Observability River” and how you can use it to reach your observability goals
  • How to choose the right observability solution for your business
  • A complete list of tools you need to know about from a range of different providers

[Blog] Ultimate Guide to Observability: What It Is and How to Do It Well

In this blog, we’re taking a deep dive into observability: what it is, why you should be building monitoring into everything you do, what we mean by ‘the observability river’, and the five questions to ask yourself in order to get started.

About Contino

Contino is a transformation consultancy that helps large, heavily-regulated enterprises to become fast, agile and competitive.


We provide end-to-end digital transformations across five key areas: Cloud Platform Build & Migration, DevOps Transformation, Cloud Security, Cloud Native Software Development, and Data Platforms & Analytics.