With Watchdog Insights, find your way faster to the root cause of problems with contextual insights you receive as you explore logs. Watchdog Insights complements your expertise and instincts, giving nudges toward where you could focus your troubleshooting attention.
In the following example, Watchog Insights highlights that
version:2.9.7 of a containerized Ruby application causes most of the errors observed in a specific time range.
The Watchdog Insights banner appears in the Log Explorer results page and surfaces insights relevant to the current query:
To see a quick overview of insights, expand the Watchdog Insight banner:
For richer troubleshooting inspiration, click View all to open the Watchdog Insights side panel:
Each insight comes with its own embedded interactions and side panel with detailed troubleshooting material. The insight interactions and side panel vary depending on the type of Watchdog Insight.
An error outliers insight shows fields (that is, faceted tags or attributes) that are characteristic of errors matching the current query. This casts light on
key:value pairs that are statistically over-represented among the errors, giving you hints on the possible root cause of problems.
Typical error outliers examples are
The banner card version of the insight shows:
The side panel card of the insight shows, in addition:
The full side panel of the card shows, in addition:
Additional helpful documentation, links, and articles: