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In praise of developers who delete code

“Blessed are the code committers to open source projects. But more blessed are they who delete, for theirs is the kingdom of clean, efficient code.”  TechRepublic writer Matt Asay acknowledges those who delete code, including…

I test in prod

Increment magazine features an article written by Honeycomb’s CTO and co-founder Charity Majors.  She writes about testing in prod and states “Testing in production is a superpower. It’s our inability to acknowledge that we’re doing…

Observability — A 3-Year Retrospective

Charity Majors contributes an article to The New Stack that takes a look at how far observability has come.  She describes its history, contributors, purpose, and her prediction for its future.  “I believe that…

The New Stack Context: Monitorama 2019

The New Stack staff shares a recorded podcast featuring Honeycomb’s Liz Fong-Jones at the Monitorama conference.  Along with additional guest Quintessence Anx, they talk about “the culture of burnout in the IT industry and…

Honeycomb: Debugging, Collaboration Made Easier

Susan Hall of The New Stack describes Honeycomb’s new features: a redesigned home page, BubbleUp, distributed tracing accessed with a click, and added collaboration features.   She explains how these new features are “designed to…