Getting Started
  • Updated on 21 Mar 2019
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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 Ruby application.

Step 1. Install Retrace

The first thing you need to do is install the Retrace monitoring agent on your server.

Standard Installs

Linux Only Currently
Currently, only Ruby on Linux is supported. Windows support is planned for a future release in Q2 of 2019.

Step 2. Add Stackify GEM

Add the Stackify APM GEM to each application to monitor.
Modify application Gemfile:

gem 'stackify-ruby-apm'

Configure Application
Add config/stackify_apm.yml to your application, modify application_name and environment_name.

application_name: 'Ruby Application'
environment_name: 'Production'

Build and Deploy your application.

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