Whats the goal?

  • see urgent problems in an critical area that triggers immediate action

What to show?

  • problems that endanger the product
  • problems that usually gets missed
  • critical problem that does not have a clear owner (otherwise notify directly)
  • that affects many

What not to show?

  • information that can be transferred more efficient
  • things that don’t require immediate action

How to show it?

  • color codes

How to react?

  • If something triggers immediate action, this error state has to be resolved ASAP, otherwise people get used to those errors and stop looking at it

Here is an article about a ci dashboard.