The Hidden Bottleneck – APM Digest

Bob Wescott explains how a performance bottleneck may hide a second bottleneck further downstream. As a result, it is important to carefully monitor the entire transaction path to detect issues at all levels:

When the load on any application climbs to a certain point the slowest part of the transaction path will limit application throughput. Response time will increase. Users will be unhappy.

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