Notification of Slow Confluence


Our confluence slows down often.  Is there anyway I, as the administrator, can get a notification saying it is slower than a certain threshold?



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Hi Cynthia, 


Many factors can cause performance issue. 

I recommend you to start checking if:

  1. Do you have enough memory to Confluence. For testing purposes you can increase the memory on <confluence-install>/bin/setenv.(sh/bat) file. 
  2. Check on <confluence-home>/logs/confluence-atlassian.log if do you have a database latency higher than 2ms. The parameter on the logs should be like Database Latency (ms): 0
  3. If you are running Confluence on Windows, check if do you have some antivirus. If so, for testing purposes disable this.
  4. Lastly, I recommend you to enable the debug mode to gather more information. On this link you can find the documentation related to this.


Hope this helps.

Renato Rudnicki

Atlassian Support



Hi Cynthia,

Also, There is a KB article to know why JIRA/Confluence Apps are running slow. Please check it out to know what is really affecting Confluence Peformance.


Hope this helps



@Chander Inguva


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