Metrics is the measuring of the performance and or the load of an application or system.

What questions can Metrics answer?

  • How many users are on my Site? (ie on this site now there are 183 sessions)
  • How slow is the PayPal API?
  • Our LDAP Monitor
  • etc.

Metrics Categories#

Generally, Metrics can be placed into various categories:

Example Metrics#

  • The server this wiki is run on, the time is: 2018-03-22 AD at 06:23:40 UTC
  • This server has been up for 31d, 14h 48m 33s.
  • now there are 183 sessions
  • These are the distinct Sessions there are,,,,,,,,,, unknown(1),,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
  • These are the Users we know about and their Stsatus
User NameLogin Status

More Information#

There might be more information for this subject on one of the following: