Synthetic Monitoring

At Checkly, we're passionate about empowering our community with the knowledge they need about synthetic monitoring. Delve into a range of learning materials, from foundational concepts to nuanced discussions on its benefits and challenges. With our curated articles, explore tools, methods, and strategies that define effective synthetic monitoring, and understand how it stands apart from real user monitoring. Whether you're new to the topic or seeking to deepen your expertise, our resources are tailored to guide and enrich your learning journey.

Setting the right cadence for your pings, heartbeats, and synthetics checks

How Often Should You Ping Your Site?

Portrait of Nica Mellifera

Nočnica Mellifera

A Guide to Visual Regression Testing With Playwright and How to Get Started 

Sara Miteva

New Relic vs Checkly: The Real Costs of Synthetics

Portrait of Nica Mellifera

Nočnica Mellifera

Browser Synthetic Monitoring: What is it, Types and Use Cases

Sara Miteva

The real costs of Datadog Synthetics monitoring

Portrait of Nica Mellifera

Nočnica Mellifera

The Advent of Monitoring, Day 7: A Peek Into Our Job Monitoring Strategy With Heartbeat Checks

Manel Fourati

The Advent of Monitoring, Day 5: Dealing With Third-Party Dependencies Causing False Positives for Synthetics

Javier Pérez Anaya

The Advent of Monitoring, Day 1: What Are Synthetics and Why They Are Needed

Daniel Paulus

10 Benefits of Synthetic Monitoring: Why It's a Necessity

Sara Miteva