Yelp Case Study

 

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SAM EATON
Director of Engineering Operations

 

 


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YELP WANTED TO SPEND MORE TIME BUILDING YELP

  • Went from monitoring Yelp’s monolith to monitoring their services
  • Service owners need to have good visibility into the health of their services
  • TV-ready dashboards to supplement their regular monitoring and alerting

RESULTS

  • Ops can now find and resolve problems they were unable to see before
  • Proactive capacity planning enabled analytics on high resolution data
  • Teams empowered to diagnose, tune, and test their own service performance

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Founded in July 2004, Yelp has taken root in countries across the globe, making it the leading local guide for real word-of-mouth on everything from boutiques and mechanics to restaurants and dentists.