Support for multiple URLs in Webhook Notification Channel

Support for multiple URLs in Webhook Notification Channel

Hi, I'm Valerio CTO at Inspector. As integration becomes increasingly central to the way that our customers automate their internal process, we have recently released a new feature for our Webhook Notification Channel. Before Before this product upgrade you could configure the URL of the external system to which you wanted to send the notifications. The URL will receive notification in form of …

[Resolved] PHP Fatal error: allowed memory size exhausted

[Resolved] PHP Fatal error: allowed memory size exhausted

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. As many of our customers know, Inspector is built doing a large use of PHP on top of Laravel framework, so we often encounter typical problems of applications built with composers. During a deploy (we use DeployHQ for deployments) our pipeline went wrong. At that time we hadn't configured the …

From scratch to the first 10 customers: How I designed and launched a SaaS product

From scratch to the first 10 customers: How I designed and launched a SaaS product

Creating a successful software as a service (SaaS) product is the dream for many entrepreneurial-minded programmers. In the process of launching my own SaaS I discovered that sharing andcomparing experiences with other founders is an essential part of this journey, and without this, I probably would never have created it at all. In this article, I’ll share the mental and …

What is Inspector and how it helps developers to avoid losing customers and money

What is Inspector and how it helps developers to avoid losing customers and money

Hi, I'm Valerio CTO and founder at Inspector. This video becomes from an interview for an Italian startup accelerator that have invested in Inspector recently. If you want know more about this partnership between NanaBianca and Inspector you can read the specific article: https://www.inspector.dev/inspector-joins-nana-bianca-the-italian-startup-accelerator/ https://youtu.be/VXC1WxRAkAo

Laravel Real-Time Controllers monitoring

Laravel Real-Time Controllers monitoring

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. To help you get faster in identifying which part of the application is in trouble, we have designed an easy and ready to use way to directly monitor your application controllers and methods. Many of us continue to discover bugs and errors in the applications thanks to direct reports by the …

Inspector joins Nana Bianca, the Italian startup accelerator

Inspector joins Nana Bianca, the Italian startup accelerator

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer and CTO at Inspector. I'm so proud to announce today that Inspector is now backed from Nana Bianca, a startup accelerator in Florence, Italy. The market reaction to Inspector has been positive from day one, so find the best way to grow our product and the technical support for our customers was a natural next step …

Make your application scalable optimizing the ORM performance

Make your application scalable optimizing the ORM performance

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. In this article I'll share a set of ORMs optimization strategies that I'm using in almost every backend service I'm working on. I'm sure each one of us has complained about a machine or application being slow or even dead, and then spent time at the coffee machine waiting for the …

How to monitor a Bagisto e-commerce in Real-Time using Inspector

How to monitor a Bagisto e-commerce in Real-Time using Inspector

Hi I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. As you probably know Bagisto is a great e-commerce platform based on Laravel framework. It is "developer oriented", so it is very common to implement custom extension or use those of other developers by installing external packages. If you are responsible to keep a bagisto implementation fully operational you probably know …

Laravel Real-Time monitoring using Inspector

Laravel Real-Time monitoring using Inspector

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. As product owner I learned on my skin how an application issue isn't just a technical stuff. For software-driven companies performance bottlenecks and bugs have a critical impact on the users experience that can propagate their negative effects in the business side. Users don't spend their time to report bugs, …

Laravel background processes analytics with Inspector

Laravel background processes analytics with Inspector

Hi, I'm Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector. In this article I would show you how to turn on analytics 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 …

Make your product ready to scale using Laravel Queues — from the basics to Horizon

Make your product ready to scale using Laravel Queues — from the basics to Horizon

Hi, I’m Valerio a software engineer and CTO at Inspector. This guide is for all PHP developers that have an application online with real users, but they need a deeper understanding of how to introduce (or drastically improve) scalability in their system using Laravel queues. The first time I read about Laravel was in late 2013 at the beginning of version 5.x …

How and why to use Laravel Homestead for local development — real life TIPS

How and why to use Laravel Homestead for local development — real life TIPS

Hi, I’m Valerio, software engineer from Italy and CTO at Inspector.dev. To be honest, I wasn’t an early adopter of local VMs as development environment (Docker, Vagrant, etc), mainly because I thought it took time to learn and I always have very limited free time. Than I discovered Homestead, the official Laravel local development environment. It has solved my doubts and simplified my …