Category Archives: new features

Introducing Foundatio – Pluggable Foundation Blocks for Building Distributed Apps

In the process of developing Exceptionless, we realized there was a lack of good, simple, open source solutions for caching, queues, locks, messaging, jobs, file storage, and metrics when building scaleable applications. We tried an open source Redis cache client for caching, but it went commercial (expensive) and there wasn’t any in-memory implementations. For the …Read More

Introducing Foundatio – Pluggable Foundation Blocks for Building Distributed Apps

In the process of developing Exceptionless, we realized there was a lack of good, simple, open source solutions for caching, queues, locks, messaging, jobs, file storage, and metrics when building scaleable applications. We tried an open source Redis cache client for caching, but it went commercial (expensive) and there wasn’t any in-memory implementations. For the …Read More

Exceptionless Node.js JavaScript Client Demo

Last week we announced our full featured JavaScript client, and we’re super excited about releasing a version 1.0 soon. This week we’d like to put more details out there on the Node.js version of the JavaScript client, including installation, configuration, and usage. We’ve also set up an Express.js sample app that you can spin up locally to play with …Read More

Exceptionless API Usage and Overview

So you’ve been using Exceptionless for a while, but you wish you had a different dashboard, or maybe you’d like to integrate event data into one of your apps. No problem, just use the API! Through our adventures while building Exceptionless, we’ve kept open source, automation, and ease of use in mind. With that, we think our API, …Read More

How to Add a Plugin to Affect Events in Exceptionless

A plugin is a client-side addin that is run every time you submit an event. Plugins can be used to add or remove data from an event, or even allow you to cancel an event submission. Each client-specific implementation registers a plugin to provide client-specific information like request info, environmental info, etc. These abilities make plugins …Read More

Sending Log Messages to Exceptionless

We’re all about exceptions, but sometimes, as developers, we run into bugs that don’t throw them but still cause major havoc in the system. There are also times we just need to record an event with a custom message to help track down bottlenecks, etc. That’s where Exceptionless meets log messages. In Exceptionless 2.0, you can …Read More

Exceptionless 2.0 User Interface FIRST LOOK

We can prove it! Exceptionless 2.0 is real, and we’ve got evidence! We’ve been wanting to give everyone a sneak peak for a long time, and today we are excited to finally be able to. Watch the video above to see a high level overview of the new UI and features. There are still quite …Read More