How Chronosphere helps Snap achieve 99.9% availability and reduce on-call alerts by 90%PT
Snap Inc serves over 750 million daily users worldwide with Snapchat, Spectacles, and Bitmoji. In order to be competitive in a crowded market and delight the millions of customers they serve, Snap must deliver best-in-class availability and performance to customers. As they scaled, Snap’s in-house, open-source observability solution was getting expensive and time-consuming for engineers to realistically manage as the company saw massive user growth. They encountered three main challenges when it came to observability - availability, scalability, and usability.
Watch to learn how Snap has experienced the following benefits after transitioning to Chronosphere on Google Cloud:
99.9% uptime of the observability stack
Reduced costs by reducing data volumes by more than 50%
Reduced on-call pages by more than 90%
Scale their observability solution 5x – from 50 million time series to 250+ million time series