Not all apps will transcend to the cloud!  Often with all the hoopla over Cloud it seems all applications and their middleware will go there and monitoring will be someone else’s problem.  Not so, as many applications will never go there.  So, its just as important as ever to ensure uptime and performance.

Pete Mastin has over 25 years of experience in business strategy, software architecture and operations and strategic partnership development. His background in cloud and CDN informs his current role with Cedexis as their lead evangelist.

In spite of what many have predicted, data centers continue to grow in popularity. The prevalence of “server huggers” and cloud privacy concerns will continue to keep a significant number of enterprises from taking their applications to the cloud.

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