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Use Change Intelligence from a Metric Alert

Use Lightstep's Change Intelligence to find the root cause when alerted to a deviation in your metrics.

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Robin Whitmore
Updated Feb 4, 2021


Learn how to use Change Intelligence by responding to an alert on your metric data. Change Intelligence maps metric data to trace data and finds changes in your system that caused deviations.

5 mins

Step 1: Respond to an Alert

Alerts on metric data fire when configured thresholds are crossed, show you current and past performance, and allow you to start your investigation into any deviations directly from the alert.

5 mins

Step 2: Use Change Intelligence to Find the Root Cause

You can use Lightstep's Change Intelligence from the Alert page to investigate changes in your system that may have caused the alert.



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