Archive for February, 2011

Log/linear quantizations in DTrace

As I alluded to when I first joined Joyent, we are using DTrace as a foundation to tackle the cloud observability problem. And as you may have seen, we’re making some serious headway on this problem. Among the gritty details of scalably instrumenting latency is a dirty little problem around data aggregation: when we instrument [...]

Posted on February 8, 2011 at 9:48 pm by bmc · Permalink · 3 Comments
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