New Relic offers a huge amount of information in a readable format; this allows you to see at a glance if your application and dependencies are performing, as you would expect. This data is readily available on the performance overview screen and gives you a window into the detail that New Relic holds about your application. This recipe briefly touches on the major parts of the overview screen and highlights elements that can reveal issues.
For this recipe, you need a New Relic account and an application reporting data.
Now let's go through the performance overview: