We can use the Optimization Connector to connect Monitoring to Optimization, a web app that provides actionable intelligence for improving web performance. Once connected, we can send Rigor Monitoring data to Optimization to receive step-by-step remediation plans for fixing performance defects.
Click ‘API Credentials’ in the left menu
Copy the API key
In Monitoring, go to Admin > Optimization Connector
- Paste the Optimization API key copied in step 3 in the ‘Optimization API Key’ field
- Click Save
Analyzing Monitoring Data with Optimization
With the Optimization Connector set-up, we can now send Monitoring waterfall data to Optimization for analysis. To analyze data with Optimization:
- Navigate to a Real Browser check
- Click on an individual run
- Click the 'Analyze' button
Clicking Analyze will send the waterfall data from Monitoring to Optimization and open the Optimization analysis. Here’s an example of a completed Optimization analysis:
Once a waterfall has been analyzed, the Analyze button will change to View Optimization Analysis and link to the existing Optimization analysis for reference.