Integrating Codahale/Dropwizard metrics with Dashing
The previous recipe has given us a glimpse of how we can collect the various metrics from our application during its runtime We've also seen how powerful the ability to visualize this data as a set of graphs of historical trends can be.
While Grafana and Graphite offers us a very powerful capability of manipulating the data in the form of graphs and building elaborate dashboards that are full of thresholds, applied data functions, and much more. Sometimes we want something simpler, more readable, and something widgetty. This is exactly the kind of dashboard experience that is provided by Dashing.
Dashing is a popular dashboard framework developed by Shopify and written in Ruby/Sinatra. It provides ...