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Learning NServiceBus - Second Edition

By : David Boike
Book Image

Learning NServiceBus - Second Edition

By: David Boike

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Learning NServiceBus Second Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewers


If ServiceControl is the brain of your distributed system, then ServiceInsight is the eyes. The centralized API serving data about our messages enables us to have a desktop application that provides a GUI to visualize those messages and their interactions. This is the application that can help us debug and understand what our messaging system is up to. It is also one of the primary ways in which we can return a failed message to its original source, regardless of what messaging transport our system uses.

When you launch ServiceInsight, you will be greeted by a window containing several dockable areas that you can rearrange as you please. This window is shown in the following screenshot:

Endpoint Explorer

The Endpoint Explorer panel shows the ServiceControl API URL as a root node with a listing of endpoint names under it. You can click on each endpoint to filter the Messages window to display only messages flowing through that endpoint, or you can click on the ServiceControl URL...