Performance Monitoring for Flask apps
Application Performance Monitoring with Airbrake makes it easy to:
- See a broad performance overview for your whole application
- Measure user satisfaction with your app performance using Apdex
- Identify routes with slow or error-prone performance
- Zoom into specific endpoints to see time spent in the DB, view, cache, external requests, and more
- Analyze SQL database queries being called and how long they take
Flask support for Performance Monitoring is currently in early access
pybrake package makes it quick and easy to monitor your Flask app’s
performance. It only takes a few minutes to start collecting real performance
data so let’s jump right in!
Step 1: Install the latest version of pybrake
Airbrake for Flask uses our official Python notifier pybrake. To install run:
Step 2: Configure the Airbrake Flask middleware
Replace the placeholder
project_key values from the example
below with the real values from your project’s setting page.
Great job! Just visit your Airbrake project’s Performance Dashboard to see route data for your app. Soon enough you’ll have more insights into your application’s performance. In the meantime why not check out the Performance Dashboard features. If you have questions about Performance Monitoring, visit the Performance Monitoring FAQ.
Want to learn more?
Want to learn more about pybrake? Check out our official GitHub repo.