Getting to the Root of Root Cause Analysis
Root cause analysis in often referred to as the “Holy Grail” of monitoring.
However, if I have my Arthurian legends straight, it was never found. We won’t count the Indiana Jones re-write of the legend… In fact the Holy Grail is more of an ideal and not something you ever fully accomplish.
Nevertheless, it was considered the most worthwhile pursuit; even if it is always a bit out of reach. The same holds true for application performance monitoring...