In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, let’s not kid ourselves about how fast we’re moving. Many of us, and the software we build, are still too slow. How do we know we’re even making progress?
To know for sure that things are improving, we first need to measure them. If you think the performance of your APIs is critical to the happiness of your users and the success of your application (and it is), you should regularly monitor this performance and ensure that any issues are reported early in the software development cycle.