Replace comments with better code

Replace comments with better code

Hi, I’m Valerio, software engineer and CTO at Inspector. Software development is collaborative by nature. If you’re working for a company, regardless of size, you’re obviously working with others.  I strongly believe in the comments as documentation for certain functions or entire classes in a way that should help developers in two way: Navigate the code using comments to lead the IDE behaviour;Add …

Refer friends and earn free monitoring quota

Refer friends and earn free monitoring quota

From the first day Inspector goes public I decided to not spend thousends of euro in direct advertising, but instead I wanted to build a real relationship with my users and talk openly about their needs and how the Inspector should improve to provide even more value. This is why I decided to start writing articles on value and benefits that other …

Fine tune permissions with other developers

Fine tune permissions with other developers

Hi, I'm Valerio, head of engineering of Inspector platform. Since the beginning of my career, nearly a decade ago, I always worked as part of a team. Software development is collaborative by nature. If you’re working for a company, regardless of size, you’re obviously working with others. But each team has its own rules. All developers inside a group don't follow all …

Real-Time monitoring Webhooks

Real-Time monitoring Webhooks

Inspector's integration capabilities just got significantly better. We are delighted to announce that Inspector Webhooks have officially released. What's a Webhook? In general, a webhook is a way for an app developer to specify a URI to receive notifications based on some trigger. In the case of Inspector, notifications get sent to your webhook URI every time an error is detected inside your …

Laravel background jobs & commands monitoring with Inspector

Laravel background jobs & commands monitoring with Inspector

In this article I’ll show you how to turn on the light in the dark side of your application: “background Jobs and scheduled Artisan commands execution”. Laravel provide a great architecture for queued Jobs and scheduled cron tasks. I myself use them a lot. They allow us to execute some piece of code asynchronously in the background out of a classic …

Product updates 2019

Product updates 2019

Hi, I’m Valerio the engineer behind Inspector the real-time monitoring & alerting dashboard for Laravel application. Inspector was publicly announced for the first time in early July as side project getting a really positive feedback by PHP developers. In just one month more than 150 companies have tried our platform and now we are monitoring more than 50 Laravel applications in …

Laravel Real-Time performance monitoring & alerting using Inspector

Laravel Real-Time performance monitoring & alerting using Inspector

Hi, I'm Valerio Barbera software engineer and Laravel — certified developer based in Naples, Italy. As product owner I learned on my skin how an application issue isn't just a technical stuff. For software-driven companies errors could create a negative impact on the users experience and on their perception about our product and work. Users don't spend their time to report bugs, they …