Retrace offers many basic and advanced features. In this article we will try to outline all of the amazing things that Retrace can do for your NodeJS application.
Step 1. Install Retrace
The first thing you need to do is install the Retrace monitoring agent on your server.
Step 2. Add Stackify Module
Add Stackify APM module to each application to monitor.
npm install stackify-node-apm --save
node_modules/stackify-node-apm/stackify.js into your application's root directory and modify Application Name and Environment Name.
require('stackify-node-apm') to the top of your application's main module.
Deploy or Restart your application.
Step 3. Send Your Logs to Retrace
You can send your applications logs to Retrace with multiple NodeJS logging frameworks. Be sure to send your logs to take full advantage of Retrace's error tracking and centralized logging features. Errors are also used as part of Retrace's "App Scoring" feature.