The benefits of using New Relic with front end apps
January 14, 2022

The benefits of using New Relic with front end apps

Ítalo Daldegan de Oliveira | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with New Relic

The most important use of New Relic for us is API monitoring. With NewRelic we have a real-time update about the APIS health, so we have configured alerts that trigger messages in google chat when some API is not running well. Also, it helps a lot in problems investigations, providing a lot of data to understand what is going on. We have minimal use in frontend applications too, to monitor the performance of our SPA.
  • Monitoring application
  • Providing very good data to track problems
  • Alerts
  • Good SLA
  • Better integration of backend and frontend applications
  • Assign erros
  • Better frontend erros list
  • Improve the up time of the application
  • Increase user satisfaction
  • Help to understand the need of up/down scaling apps
For front-end applications we compared New Relic with Sentry, the most pro of [New Relic] is the capability the merge data from back-end applications, having a clear view of all the context. Another way, the Sentry is focused only on front-end applications and is not able to have this big picture of the context.

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For backend applications NewRelic is the best monitoring tool I had use. So for the propose of monitoring ECS or EKS pod and application NR provide a very great solution with a very good range of tools. Helping a lot in problem investiation about the app health and erros that happen.