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Live Code Demo & Review of Exceptionless 4.0 Launch

During the Exceptionless 4.0 Release, we covered a lot of enhancements and changes. In this week’s Live Code Demo, Blake reviews the 4.0 release notes and talks through other tweaks and post-launch cleanup. In this Live Code Demo Episode… Exceptionless 4.0 has been released for a few weeks now, with ElasticSearch 5 running in production...(read more)

Live Code Demo – New Query Validation, DI Issues, and Error Handling

This week’s live code demo comes to you during a week of final testing and tweaks prior to our launch of Exceptionless 4.0. Blake dives into and shows you the code for several important improvements and fixes, which we’ve listed below. We’ve added a much improved Query Validator to the repositories and Exceptionless. Some DI...(read more)

Exceptionless 4.0 Enhancement Overview – Live Code Demo

We recently announced Exceptionless 4.0, but we also recorded a short demo of some of the enhancements and talked through them. In this live code/feature/functionality review video, Blake talks about: Deploying Elasticsearch 5.x to production with completely new Azure resources. Fixing bugs and doing extensive testing on the new Elasticsearch 5 and Azure implementation. Massive performance...(read more)

Exceptionless 4.0 is Here!

That’s right folks, Exceptionless 4.0 is here and we’ve got the full low-down on all the improvements, upgrades, and enhancements in this week’s blog article, along with how to upgrade instructions for self hosters. The primary focus of version 4.0 was to add support for Elasticsearch 5. By migrating from Elasticsearch 1.7 to 5, we...(read more)

Setting Up New Elasticsearch Cluster, Reindexing & Mappings – Live Code Demo

Getting Ready for Exceptionless 4.0! In this live code review, we go over some of the recent changes and processes to get ready for Exceptionless 4.0, which include implementing a new Elasticsearch cluster, reindexing into it using the Elastic Arm templates, and updating existing events mapping. The Elastic Arm templates automate the setup of an...(read more)

2017 Exceptionless Feature, Functionality, and Enhancement Roadmap

Can you believe it’s almost February already! Us either. No rest for the whicked, though, as we sit down to get cranking on our list of Exceptionless changes for 2017. We have a a great list of features, functionality changes, and enhancements planned, and no doubt we’ll work in a few other popular feature requests and,...(read more)

Upgrading from Elasticsearch 1.x to 5.x – Live Coding Session

New Weekly Coding Live Stream In the first episode our all new weekly live streaming demo session, Blake talks about the recent push to migrate Exceptionless from Elasticsearch 1.x to Elasticsearch 5.x. One major part of this project has been updating Foundatio.Repositories and Foundatio.parsers, both of which are parts of our pluggable foundation block project for building...(read more)

2016 Recap – Let there be STATS!

We were curious, so we thought we would put together some stats for 2016, along with and a recap of some of the notable changes and progression. Enjoy! General Exceptionless Stats Over 120,000,000 events processed 4716 users 3614 projects 2809 organizations Release Stats Exceptionless Server: 7 releases 88 watching 774 stars 236 forks Exceptionless UI:...(read more)

Exceptionless Helps Identify Issue Affecting 25,000 Users – Case Study

Case study time! Today we’ve got a great example of Exceptionless helping software developers identify major issues in their web applications affecting thousands of users. In this case, the problem was major enough that the development team stopped using WPF and rewrote their entire UI layer! Here’s what Will Graham, CEVO, Inc. developer, had to...(read more)

Set Application Version for Improved Regression Notifications and Stacking

Do you get annoyed and overwhelmed by event and error notifications? You probably have more than one version of your application running, and often older versions of your app may still be triggering events that have been fixed in newer versions. Those events and notifications aren’t very helpful, so we implemented a versioning system that allows you...(read more)


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