Mark Ramsey

How do we design system monitoring and alerting

Monitoring and alerting play a vital role in effective database management. However, the prevailing “monitor and alert on everything” approach is not suitable when considering environmental sustainability. At XOOTS, we believe in comprehensive and efficient monitoring practices that align with our environmental principles. In this article, we explore key considerations for designing effective monitoring and […]


How do we design the Database

Traditional approaches to database design have shifted over the years, with developers often given the freedom to choose and manage their preferred databases. While this approach aimed to increase productivity and expedite solution delivery, it has often led to unintended consequences. Developers tend to favor databases they are familiar with or those they want to […]