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Add Timeline Markers Without Altering your Code

Learn how to add Markers in the Timeline View, without modifying your code.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Oct 26, 2020

PHP Preloading and Performance Impact

PHP Preloading performance impact explained, and demonstrated.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Sep 08, 2020

Finding SQL Queries in the Blackfire Call-Graph

Learn how to filter the call-graph functions list to find a SQL query.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Aug 31, 2020

Feature Focus: “Metrics Revolutions”, Episode 3

Custom metrics are one of the most powerful features of Blackfire, giving you the ability to fine-tune how your profiles are rendered.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Jul 16, 2020

Feature Focus: “Metrics Reloaded”, Episode 2

Going further with metrics, thanks to the Metrics Explorer. It is now easier to write Blackfire tests.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Jul 07, 2020

Feature Focus: “The Metrics”, Episode 1

Metrics are an important part of Blackfire, contributing to a wider awesome feature: Tests

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Jun 18, 2020

Blackfire stubs in PHPStorm 2020.1

PHPStorm 2020.1 is out, with stubs of the BlackfireProbe internal class.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Jun 02, 2020

The Power of Distributed Profiling

Blackfire Distributed Profiling makes it possible to profile any service your application interacts with. Discover how…

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Apr 29, 2020

Magento InterfaceValidator improvements

Important performance improvement in the Magento plugin system.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Apr 21, 2020

The Timeline Threshold

In Blackfire Timeline view, the “threshold” metric is a powerful, but underrated tool… Let’s have a closer look.

By Jérôme Vieilledent, on Apr 15, 2020