View Massive Logs, New in Loupe 3.6

This is the first in a series of posts on new features in Loupe 3.6 Victims of our own Success It happens time and again – work hard to address scalability or performance in one aspect and it’ll show up in another part of the system.  With Loupe 3.0 we made it dramatically easier for…

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Getting Ready for VistaDB 5: Compatibility Changes

As with any major release of a product there are a few changes to how VistaDB works with other components.  Many things are not changing; our goal was to ensure that if you were using VistaDB 4, you could upgrade to VistaDB5 with a minimum of fuss.  In particular: .NET 2.0 SP1 and Later Supported:…

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Gibraltar Software’s Loupe 3.5 Release is Here!

All of us at Gibraltar Software are exceedingly delighted to announce the release of Loupe 3.5.  It’s been 18 months in development and has more than doubled the size of our codebase and represents a major leap in our quest to help developers write rock-solid software. Loupe is the Next Generation of Gibraltar Loupe 3.5 replaces Gibraltar…

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Loupe from Gibraltar Software: Our Previewers’ First Impressions

For the past two weeks, Gibraltar Software has made the Loupe Preview available to for everyone to download and try for free. Loupe Preview is the next generation of Gibraltar Analyst and Hub, and now offers users a brand new web UI through which you can view and interrogate your logging and error management data.…

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Loupe for the Web: Log Details Drill Down

Sometimes when you are triaging bugs, finding the solution is simple and other times it’s complex, luckily Loupe has both scenarios covered, and everything in between as well! On a good day, looking at the event will give you a clear idea of what the error is and you can go ahead and create an…

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Python 2 Vs Python 3, Thank God that’s not Us!

Or is it…? Python Splits in Two In July 2010 Python 2.7 was released. It was the last version of the Python language to be released on the 2.X code base. Guido van Rossum (Python’s original creator) had decided that that the language needed to by “cleaned up” and that he’d prefer to do it…

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Loupe Preview: Build 2 Now Available

Your involvement in the feedback cycle for our Loupe Preview is invaluable. The preview process helps us to find real-world problems and have them fixed before the full release makes its way into the wild. As you may already know, we use our Gibraltar tools in order to monitor Gibraltar tools. It’s like dog-fooding, well,…

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Loupe from Gibraltar Software: Preview Download Available Now!

The Loupe Preview is now officially available for you to download and enjoy. The next generation of Gibraltar Analyst and Hub is on its way. Hurrah! Head over to the Loupe page on the Gibraltar website where you will find everything you need to get started with Loupe, including: a collection of informative blog posts…

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Loupe for the Web: the Support Story

It’s easy to see where you can get value from Loupe if you are a developer or a developer lead, but if you work in support, is there anything for you? Yeah, of course there is! So let’s say you’re you’re working a support desk and you get a call. “Hey”, the customers says, “I’ve…

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Loupe for the Web: Problems in Production…

The trouble with giving your software to users is, well, they use it! Of course, if that’s all they did then every thing would be fine, but they don’t, they use it in ways that you never thought of and on kit that you never tested with and then you know what happens? Right! Your…

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