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Why an application performance monitoring tool is essential

Application performance monitoring is a method used to harvest performance metrics via a distributed software system…. At a minimum, performance software is deployed on the application server, as well as the client machine. An advanced application performance monitoring tool also deploys monitoring software throughout the network to gain even more data points. The idea of [...]

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2017 Predictions: Expect Enterprises to Adopt Proactive Application Performance Monitoring

Expect Enterprises to Adopt Proactive Application Performance Monitoring Hybrid cloud adoption to retain momentum Last year we had predicted that hybrid cloud adoption will increasingly find favor among large enterprises, and that many enterprises were evaluating a hybrid cloud strategy. This trend is expected to continue in 2017 despite some of the challenges associated with [...]

By |APM, blog, cloud|

Transformation of Real User Monitoring Tools in the Industry

With online viewership and sales growing rapidly, enterprises are interested in understanding how they analyze performance to positively impact business metrics. Deeper insight into the user experience is needed to understand why conversions are dropping and/or bounce rates are increasing or, preferably, to understand what has been helping these metrics improve. The digital performance management [...]

Why DevOps Transformation Produces Happiness

When reading the many articles on DevOps transformation online, it seems the only enjoyable element is the end result: the nirvana of Continuous Delivery. However, while dismantling and reconstructing the development lifecycle may seem a daunting task, the challenges involved actually satisfy three basic tenets for happiness if we embrace disruption. According to the award-winning [...]

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The Best Ways to Solve DataPower Issues that Impact Applications – Part 4 of 4

[This is Part 4 in a 4 part series. Catch-up with part 1, here.] Converting DataPower metrics and events into actionable intelligence   DataPower appliances have several management API’s and interfaces providing detailed information about system operations and performance. By using these interfaces, we can capture a very broad range of configuration and status data. [...]

By |Analytics, blog, datapower|

Four Tips for Improving Application Performance Management

This week, Logicalis US released a list of four practices they suggest IT professionals adopt as part of an application performance management scheme. Set a measurable baseline: Many organizations lack an empirical benchmark for how an application should perform. As a result, too many rely on human perception or the number of support calls to [...]

By |APM, blog, Middleware|

Application Performance Management software in hot demand

Nastel Comments:  Looking into Nastel's APM solutions can be beneficial for providing the visibility, prediction and performance you need to proactively maintain the performance of complex applications from the datacenter to the cloud. Enterprises are provided with deep dive visibility into the root-cause of problems along with real-time analytics that reduces false-positives and delivers warnings about problems before [...]

By |APM, Middleware, MQ, Websphere|

Real-Time Analytics for Operational Insight

Nastel Comments: Real-Time Analytics, Monitoring and Tracking is essential to gather the right data and analyze it appropriately in order to continuously innovate, improve and keep your customers happy. Watch this TechTalk and discover: • Roughly 25% of DevOps professionals surveyed recently by IDC report a need for analytics. • What are the benefits of real-time data? [...]

By |Analytics, APM, devops, IT Ops, Middleware|

Website Performance Testing Tips and Tools

Nastel Comments: Companies must do website performance testing and pay attention to its impact on the end-user. APM solutions can identify where application issues are impeding follow-through on transactions. Identifying that certain user action isn’t executing before the holiday rush significantly reduces the chances that multiple users will abandon their shopping baskets and take their business elsewhere [...]

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Monitoring as a Discipline and the Systems Administrator

Ensure your organization leverages a monitoring tool that provides full stack visibility. It’s no secret that IT has traditionally functioned in siloes. IT professionals have disparately managed servers, storage and other infrastructure elements for decades. But today’s businesses run on software and applications, which utilize resources from the entire system: storage, server compute, databases, etc., [...]

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