By Greg Sypolt
What is New Relic Synthetics Monitoring? It allows us to simulate user behavior on development, staging, and production websites using Selenium, and monitor web application performance. New Relic Synthetics Monitoring collects various data points from load times, load size, failures, https status codes, downtimes, and more when running Selenium on your web application. The data gives more insight into how your web application is performing by testing from various locations around the world, and repeating the test every minute or "x" minutes. The goal of Synthetics Monitoring is to catch problems before your customers do.
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