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Expert Advice on Cloud Application Performance Management

The next generation shift in hybrid infrastructure has arrived: organizations worldwide are adopting cloud computing and its trends to drive growth. Cloud application performance management is one of the key areas of IT infrastructure that businesses have been focusing on. Running applications in the cloud has its benefits, but monitoring performance and the resources that [...]

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What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions

What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions Cloud technology has come a long way in the past few years. However, there are still some things that companies should be aware of and well-versed in before fully adopting cloud-based solutions. These considerations help companies decide if cloud-based systems are the best solutions or if there are [...]

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Finance and IT: turn your challenges into opportunities

Cloud vs on premise Digital trends are evolving and the Finance function is no exception. In 2017, 43% of Finance departments consider digitalization mandatory to increase performance and manage risks. To achieve this goal, they have to conduct a careful review of the many solutions on the market. On premise software, which requires an installation [...]

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Rescuing Food, with a Hand From the Cloud

“We are leveraging the Cloud to solve operational challenges with technology,” said James Safonov, head of information technology at City Harvest. “It is strategic in terms of solving operational challenges, instead of figuring out how to keep the lights on.” And the challenges are many. With a fleet of 22 trucks, including two tractor-trailers, City [...]

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6 APM Trends for 2017

APM and Analytics: APM tools that do not utilize the power of Analytics will only continue to generate a plethora of data. With an increasing number of applications monitored and their associated complexity and interconnection, the amount of non-analyzed data will only grow. To dive deep into the goings on of the application, analytical capabilities [...]

By |Analytics, APM, cloud, IT Ops|

The 4 Key Benefits of Application Performance Management

Here are four ways Application Performance Management can benefit your IT organization: 1. Gain Visibility Into Apps Across Your Entire Technology Stack When properly designed and implemented, APM will provide you with the right levels of SPM transparency. You’ll gain visibility into how your applications are performing across your entire technology stack — whether they’re [...]

By |APM, cloud, IT Management, monitoring|

Cloud Computing-Savvy Companies Enjoy Greater Revenues And Speed, Survey Suggests

At first, it's all about cost savings -- avoiding up-front fees, hardware costs, and ongoing maintenance and software upgrades. But looking beyond the operational concerns with cloud computing, things get much more interesting. Cloud really begins to shine when it becomes an enabler for increased business opportunities, and expanded horizons. The challenge is measuring, or [...]

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What you need to know about application performance monitoring tools

More complex, more distributed and more dynamic than ever before, the modern IT environment needs application performance management (APM) that matches its agility. Inadequate application performance can directly affect a business, hurting brand image or cutting into revenue as customers struggle to complete transactions. Embrace APM: Be proactive APM is evolving and growing rapidly, shifting from the [...]

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How to Reap the Rewards of DevOps: One Bank’s Story

By Gottfried Sehringer There’s no shortage of DevOps stories, but every so often one blows me away, like the one I heard last week at the Gartner Symposium in Barcelona. Societe Generale, one of the world’s largest banks with almost 150,000 employees in over 50 countries, is a story about a broad ranging, comprehensive, hugely [...]

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