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Forrester Technology Spotlight: Application Performance Management and Complex Event Processing

White Paper / Analyst

This document highlights innovative solutions in application performance management (APM) that can help infrastructure and operations (I&O) teams increase their productivity in incident and problem management. We spotlight how complex event processing (CEP) applied to APM takes I&O another step forward in reaching the holy grail of controlling and automating the management of application performance and, specifically, highlight Nastel AutoPilot as an example of the implementation of CEP in an APM solution.

Real-time analytics ensures firms comply and manage risk

White Paper / Analytics

Firms must meet the competitive demands of the market. Their workforces often process thousands of documents or inventory thousands of products at the speed of commerce. Healthcare and insurance organizations must process transactions at tremendous scale and across the expanses of multinational corporations. Compatible with technologies like Java, IBM WebSphere MQ, IBM WebSphere DataPower and IBM WebSphere Message Broker, AutoPilot provides the real-time “situational awareness” that IT staffs need, especially if they are managing technology throughout disparate business locations.

AutoPilot On-Demand for IBM WebSphere MQ

White Paper / Middleware

AutoPilot On-Demand for IBM MQ is a web-based, highly secure, multi-user solution for accessing IBM WMQ resources. It is delivered in a virtual appliance with zero installation. Key benefits include reducing the workload on the middleware administrator, improving the productivity of users needing access to IBM WMQ, secure multi-user access and message management.

EMA Radar for Application Performance Management (APM) for Cloud Services: Nastel Profile

White Paper / Analyst

Download this report from EMA on Nastel's Application Performance Monitoring suite, AutoPilot, showing the Architecture and Integration, Functionality, Cost Advantage, Strengths and Limitations, and more.

Forrester Research: Evaluating Innovative I&O Solutions: Converged Application Performance Management

White Paper / Analyst

Read this review of Nastel by Forrester Research to learn how to be alerted about problems before the end user is affected, integration of APM with installed monitoring solutions and closed loop automation for application performance management.

Unraveling the Mystery: How to predict Application Performance Problems

White Paper / Analytics

Managing growing complexity while improving service quality and reducing cost is one of the key challenges of today's IT organizations. The Role of Complex Event Processing in Application Performance Management is described in this white paper.

Detecting Java Application Performance Trends

White Paper / Java

Understanding and predicting application trends can become quite complex. This white paper will give further insight of how to detect application performance trends and utilize the data to predict current and future trends.

Detecting Java Memory Leaks

White Paper / Java

In this white paper, we will be looking at abnormal versus normal resource allocation behavior in the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) applications and how to detect abnormal behavior as early on as possible. While this paper addresses JVM leaks, our research also includes operating systems, C/C++ applications and .NET and is not limited to JVM leaks.

Demystifying Middleware for DevOps

White Paper / Middleware

Learn EMA's perspective on enabling development and QA teams with high quality tools that deliver visibility to WMQ messages. Nastel's "freemium" AutoPilot On-demand for WebSphere MQ gives these teams access to a production-grade MQ diagnostics solution using a web browser, and without impacting production systems.

Introduction to WebSphere MQ 7.1 & 7.5

White Paper / Middleware

This whitepaper is an introduction to the new features and capabilities in IBM WebSphere MQ 7.1 and 7.5 and covers telemetry, multiple version installation, channel access control and security.

Issues and Considerations in Deploying and Managing WebSphere MQ

White Paper / Middleware

This white paper is the first of two papers that provide an introduction to the principles and functionality of WebSphere MQ. The following topics are covered in this white paper including a WebSphere MQ overview, issues and considerations during deployment stages of WebSphere MQ, fault impact and recovery, management issues and requirements and dealing with multiple middleware technologies in EAI.

Running Multiple Versions and Taking Advantage of WebSphere MQ 7.1 and 7.5

White Paper / Middleware

Since IBM released two versions of WebSphere MQ in close proximity to each other, it is important to understand how to best utilize the benefits of both versions and how to get them to work together with previous versions. This white paper will give you a better understanding of how to get them to all get along.

Getting IT Operational Intelligence from Logs, Metrics & Transactions

White Paper / TransactionTracking,Analytics,Logging

Prevent Application Problems by monitoring the health and performance of applications using real-time analytics, Tracking business transactions, automatically and proactively diagnose and prevent application problems.
 

Merging IBM MQ-based Products with Other Messaging Solutions

White Paper / Middleware

Read this white paper and learn about integration issues when merging large businesses with different middleware environments, the value of consolidated monitoring, tracking, and analytics in complex IT environments, and more!
 

Business Transaction Performance in a World of Silos

White Paper / TransactionTracking

BTP offers an auto-discovered end-to-end view of your business transactions; a stitched-together topology in an easily readable UI; performance analysis as compared to service level agreements and root causes of problems; automation of problem resolution; results reporting; and overall improved business process efficiency.

The National Computing Centre Publishes Excellent Review of AutoPilot M6

White Paper / Analyst

The NCC Evaluation Centre provides independent advice on 11 separate business areas, employing a two-stage verification process for its certification and product review process. Hitachi Consulting is an ISO 9001 accredited business and technology consultancy, specializing in the financial services, high-technology and public sectors.

Application Performance Maturity Model

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There are many levels of functionality in the hierarchy of application performance measurement. As your business need for an application grows, companies normally consider moving up this hierarchy. We like to think of this as a maturity model – a business level model to describe how mature your companies approach is to application availability and performance. Learn more about the application performance maturity model, and what it can do for you!

Prepare for the big data deluge with a fortified MQ environment

White Paper / Middleware

Tracking messages across MQ, Integration Bus, and DataPower is an essential part of scaling up your monitoring and diagnostic capabilities and is a capability Nastel excels at. Application groups and DevOps groups don’t just want to know the health of MQ. They want to see their application messages move through it. In this Q&A, find out the importance of real-time message tracking and the vital part monitoring plays in rapidly expanding middleware environments.

Transaction Tracking within Messaging Infrastructures

White Paper / TransactionTracking

Application integration has brought about significant advantages; however it has also brought about a need to track intangible, transient digital assets – business transactions. Find out how to track all these applications and assets with Nastel AutoPilot.

BTP: Proactive Prevention & Visibility

White Paper / TransactionTracking,Analytics

How can monitoring business transaction performance help businesses prevent problems? How can this methodology provide the full visibility across operational performance, transactional performance and compliance to Service Level Agreements (SLAs) that is necessary to reduce cost, improve service and manage risk? Find out in this white paper.

Enhancing claims processing in real-time

White Paper / VerticalMarket

Find out how healthcare organizations achieve their goals of improving patient care and ensuring profitability.

Managing Banking Transactions for Operational Excellence

White Paper / VerticalMarket

Find out how Nastel saves banks time and money, put controls in place, and allow banks to monitor what's really happening to transactions so revenue is not lost to poor performance.

Ultra low-latency, the holy grail for business transaction performance

Webinar / VerticalMarket

New Models for Application Management – SOA

Webinar / Uncategorized

Webinar: End-to-End, Real-Time Digital Transactions? Ignore the Middle at your Peril

Webinar / Middleware

Optimizing Digital Transaction Performance: Why Most IT Organizations Fail and How You Can Succeed

Webinar / TransactionTracking,Analytics

Digital transactions are the information exchanges underlying all of today’s enterprise and mobile business services. The overall reliability and performance of those transactions is a critical issue facing IT groups and the business units they support.  Yet, most IT organizations still struggle to manage this all-important aspect of their operations. Join Dennis Drogseth, VP of research at leading IT analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) and Scott Corrigan, VP of technology services at Nastel, to get key insights to safeguard and improve your organization’s digital transaction performance, drawing from new EMA research on IT analytics and digital transformation.
 

Are You compliant with Dodd-Frank Trade Reporting?

Webinar / VerticalMarket

Dodd-Frank Trade Reporting regulations were enacted to ensure improved transparency and accountability for trade execution and reporting. However, there are key challenges such as: how do swap dealers ensure compliance and how can this be done in real-time as the windows for course correction are small.

Attend the Webinar to learn:

  1. Real-time trade surveillance across the lifecycle of a reportable trade
  2. NACK Management
  3. How to provide visibility in real-time to actual or potential breaches in responsibility with the flexibility to change as the regulation evolves

Video Demo: Demonstrating How to Use Bayes to Classify and Predict

Video / TransactionTracking,Analytics,Middleware

Nastel’s AutoPilot Insight an APM solution utilizes machine learning techniques such as Bayes to provide instant insight to its users in IT Operations.

Practical ways to measure and improve the quality of user experience – IBM Think 2018

Video /

How Technology is used at a Nastel Customer for Proactive Monitoring in a Private Cloud

Video / Uncategorized

VIDEO DEMO: Nastel AutoPilot APM

Video / Analytics

VIDEO DEMO: AutoPilot 3 Minute APM /BTM Demo

Video / TransactionTracking

VIDEO DEMO: Financial Services Middle Office Scenario

Video / VerticalMarket

VIDEO DEMO: Nastel AutoPilot On-Demand for WebSphere MQ

Video / Middleware

VIDEO DEMO: AutoPilot for Financial Services

Video / VerticalMarket

Nastel at Impact announcing AutoPilot On-demand for WMQ

Video / Middleware

The Case for Reasoning: Part 1 – TD Securities, Dodd-Franks and APM

Video / VerticalMarket

A Capital Markets customer case study with Stephen Neal, Director at TD Securities describing the usage of application performance monitoring, complex event processing and case-based reasoning to manage the performance and availability requisite to remain compliant with Dodd-Frank legislation.

The Case for Reasoning: Part 2 – Demo: Dodd-Frank and APM with Verdande Technologies

Video / VerticalMarket

A demonstration illustrating how Nastel Technologies and Verdande Technology software solutions turn big data from events into small meaningful data that is actionable. The scenario in the video addresses the requirements for performance and availability requisite to remain compliant with Dodd-Frank legislation as described in the Part I video.

Application Performance in the Cloud (Share 2012)

Video / Analytics

Albert Mavashev presented at SHARE 2012 on the topic "Ensuring Business-Critical Apps are Performing in the Cloud". Watch Alberts presentation today!

JavaOne: Detecting Memory Leaks

Video / Java

Albert Mavashev, CTO of Nastel talks about detecting memory leaks in applications spanning across multiple Java virtual machines.

A Chalk Talk: Nastel AutoPilot Situational Awareness with CEP

Video / Analytics

Nastel Technologies Overview on YouTube

Video / TransactionTracking

Nastel Overview: Business Transaction Performance

Video / TransactionTracking

Customer Testimonial: Nastel with Tom Olson at IBM Interconnect

Video /

AutoPilot Insight Real User Monitoring Demo

Video / Analytics

A brief use-case demonstration of AutoPilot Insight Real-User Monitoring.  Here we are determining the root-cause for a performance problem that cause latency for the end-user but whose cause is really the JVM.

AutoPilot Explainer

Video / Middleware

3 Ways to Detect Java Application Performance Trends

TechTalk /

In this TechTalk, learn how to use real-time analytics to determine trends in Java application response times. Learn how to spot emerging bottlenecks in applications spanning multiple JVMs, find out how to reduce false-positives by eliminating static thresholds and hear about measuring Garbage Collection behavior as a way to provide early warning for application performance.

Detecting Memory Leaks

TechTalk / Java

Learn how to find memory leaks even when they span multiple JVMs, find out how analytics can detect the patterns that show a probable leak, and hear about the most common culprits that cause resource leaks. Discover how Nastel AutoPilot’s near real-time analytics using CEP can spot leaks before they cause trouble

Java Memory Leaks II – Detection to diagnostics

TechTalk / Java

This On-Demand TechTalk talks about proactive resource leak detection across multiple JVMs using heuristics, remotely diagnosing JVM memory footprint and will show you how to monitor and diagnose memory problems in production.

A walk-through of the new features of WebSphere MQ 7.1 and 7.5

TechTalk / Middleware

Learn all the new features in IBM WebSphere MQ 7.1 and 7.5 in this TechTalk!

Benchmarking WebSphere MQ Deployments

TechTalk / Middleware

Learn how to better understand the upper limit of the middleware in order to successfully roll out high performance applications powered by WebSphere MQ.

Painless Migration and Maintenance Strategies with WebSphere MQ 7.1 and 7.1 to 7.5

TechTalk / Middleware

In this TechTalk, learn three important things to consider when migrating to 7.1/7.5 from WMQ 7.0. Find out how to apply maintenance to one queue manager without applying to all queue managers and how to back out maintenance without having to restore the queue manager environment.

Running Multiple Versions in WMQ 7.1 and 7.5

TechTalk / Middleware

This TechTalk, hosted by Nastel's Rickard Nikula covers the techniques and tips for running multiple MQ installations.

Themes of MQ: Past, Present and Future

TechTalk / Middleware

WebSphere MQ is celebrating 20 years (and so is Nastel) and while it has come a long way, there are still a number of issues that are still fairly common. This session looks at the past, present and future of WebSphere MQ from Nastel's perspective. We will explore its root and where WMQ got its start, then discuss how WMQ is being used today and follow with a look at some of the technologies that will leverage messaging in the future.

Actionable Intelligence for DevOps Teams

TechTalk / Analytics

Watch this On-Demand TechTalk and discover how Dev/Ops teams can get operational intelligence from logs, metrics and transactions without building their own applications. Learn how real-time visualization of streaming data can be used to derive instant insight from ingested data.

Introducing AutoPilot Insight

TechTalk / Analytics

In this On-Demand technical webinar you will learn how to unlock gems hidden within your AutoPilot environment, measure effectiveness of your monitoring and middleware infrastructure. Find out how to determine how many times environment is in an error or emergency state and why. 

Use analytics to detect anomalies in composite applications

TechTalk / Analytics

Rapidly detect application performance issues before users are affected. Attend this TechTalk and discover how to dynamically determine what is normal application performance, recognize anomalies and differentiate them from increased load and end eyes-on-screen monitoring and end thresholds.

Using APM to Reduce the Frequency and Duration of Outages

TechTalk / Analytics

Learn how to improve your incident management process with real-time analytics. Join Scott Corrigan, VP of Technology Services, at Nastel as he shows how to detect anomalies before the end user is affected, determine the root-cause of application and middleware performance problems and demonstrate real-life situations and how they are easily resolved.

How to handle cascading problems with applications interconnected via middleware

TechTalk / Analytics,Middleware

Learn how application performance and availability problems can trickle down and cause issues in middleware. Watch this TechTalk and discover how to troubleshoot problems in middleware where the cause may be in an external application, early detection of cascading bottlenecks and avoid finger pointing when failures elsewhere cascade up or down stream.

Using Real-Time Analytics to Improve Trade Performance & Compliance

TechTalk / Analytics,VerticalMarket

Watch this TechTalk and discover how to use CEP technology (Complex Event Processing) to provide insight into the health and performance of banking applications. Learn how to detect performance trends and patterns in complex, multi-tier banking applications, and achieve a 360° holistic view that gives visibility of application issues before business services are impacted.

Java Garbage Collection CMS vs. G1 in Java 7 — Real world comparison

TechTalk / Java

In this On-Demand terchtalk, learn about differences between CMS and G1, compare performance of CMS and G1 collectors for server applications and find out which collector performs better for high performance server applications.

Smart Logging: Supercharge Application Logging and Tracing

TechTalk / Logging

Nastel CTO Albert Mavashev discusses how to use application logging to track transactions, messages or any activity across applications for effective diagnostics and troubleshooting. Attendees will learn how to use application logging and tracing for root cause and problem analysis, rapidly deploy a real-time performance and diagnostics service that can track (stitch) activities across composite applications and turn events into "smart events" in order to improve application quality and response time.

Leveraging Your Mainframe into the 22nd Century

TechTalk / Mainframe

In this TechTalk, we talk about how the mainframe plays a role in your enterprise management strategy and why existing mainframe based tools create a void in the information needed. Learn how integrating mainframe and distributed data together solve the mainframe gap.

How to Take Advantage of New Features in MQ 7.1 and 7.5

TechTalk / Middleware

Learn about New Dead Letter Queue Processing, Securing Channels and Object Authorization Changes in this Techtalk presented by Richard Nikula, Nastel's VP of Product Development and Support.

MQ Self Service to the Rescue!

TechTalk / Middleware

Improve productivity even when IT budgets are flat. Learn how self-service is the answer to IT requirements to do more with less. Join us and discover the meaning of self-service for WMQ, how to control over segregation of duties & privileged access and how Apps, Shared Services and DevOps can work together.

The Security Model in WebSphere MQ

TechTalk / Middleware

Learn how to prepare for and then leverage the new changes in security in WebSphere MQ. Learn how to configure Security for WMQ Users and WMQ channels.

Turbocharge your middleware performance: Tips for affordable issue identification and resolution

TechTalk / Middleware

There are steps you can take to supercharge your middleware application performance, improve visibility, and reduce faults. Attend this webcast to get tips and tactics to enhance the availability and performance of applications that utilize messaging middleware, SOA appliances, brokers and application servers. See how to diagnose real-life problems that occur in middleware environments and resolve them before users are impacted. Detect and alert on sluggish system performance for environments using IBM WebSphere MQ, IBM WebSphere DataPower, IBM Message Broker and IBM WebSphere Application Server (IBM WAS). Take a look at how to gain visibility of pending issues in complex middleware deployments and understand these in a business context.

Use Self-service for WebSphere MQ to Boost Productivity

TechTalk / Middleware

In this technical webinar you will learn how to implement secure, role-based self-service access to WMQ without risk, enable Application Support and DevOps teams to browse and manipulate application messages and use a web-based MQ explorer to examine MQ objects such as queues, channels and subscriptions.

Using a Simple Benchmark to Understand Your Queue Managers

TechTalk / Middleware

In this session, we demonstrate how a simple benchmark can provide insight into the behavior of your queue managers. How do you know the answers to questions like "Do the queue managers perform worse at one time of day compared to another?", "What impact do different options have on message behavior?" and "How do the channels perform between different queue managers?"  Watch this technical webinar to find the answers to these questions and more!

Transaction Tracing to the Rescue!

TechTalk / TransactionTracking

Find out how to use transaction tracing to determine issues with remote MQ transactions. MQ transactions can run on a number of different platforms and locations. Gathering information from all of these sources can be a challenging task. In this session, you will learn how AutoPilot can be used to easily collect this information centrally. Easily Analyze the vast amount of data to get a complete view of the application lifecycle and notify stake holders before problems impact your business leveraging Nastel AutoPilot.

3 Ways to Solve DataPower Issues that Impact Applications

TechTalk / TransactionTracking,Middleware

Resolve DataPower problems faster by monitoring the health and performance of DataPower appliances. Learn how to track business transactions that flow through DataPower and proactively diagnose DataPower performance. Gain End-to-end visualization of apps, transactions and infrastructure, get a reduced MTTR — no need for a war room meeting to decide what to fix. See instant detection of actual or potential problems impacting applications. Find out how you can make your DataPower environment perform at its best by viewing this TechTalk!
 

Deep-Dive Monitoring of DataPower SOA Appliances in Application Context

TechTalk / TransactionTracking,Middleware

Watch this TechTalk and discover how to monitor the health and performance of IBM WebSphere DataPower SOA appliances. Learn how to instrument IBM DataPower appliances to track business transactions and how to use real-time analytics to perform proactive diagnosis of DataPower performance.
 

Tracking messages that pass through IBM Integration Bus

TechTalk / TransactionTracking,Middleware

Learn how to configure IBM Integration Bus to track message flows and get tips on how to use analytics to proactively diagnose activity in this TechTalk. Applications can utilize IBM Integration Bus to exchange messages, creating a message flow. These applications may utilize many different types of messaging protocols such as HTTP, SOAP, TCP and others to connect to IBM Integration Bus. Considering the variability of protocol and format, it can be challenging to track the path messages traverse and rapidly diagnose the root-cause of misbehavior.

Tracking Messages Through DataPower

TechTalk / TransactionTracking,Middleware

Learn how to configure IBM WebSphere DataPower to track message flows and get tips on how to use analytics to proactively diagnose activity in this TechTalk. Watch this TechTalk and discover how to monitor the health and performance of IBM WebSphere DataPower, handle incorrect message format processing and track messages that come into IBM WebSphere DataPower, but are routed incorrectly.
 

Tracking Messages Through Multi-middleware

TechTalk / TransactionTracking,Middleware

Learn how to track middleware messages across the multiple middleware solutions, including: JMS, MQ, DataPower and WMB that interconnect your applications. Watch this TechTalk and discover how to monitor performance for transactions traversing multi-middleware, how messaging middleware such as WMQ, MB, DataPower and MB can work in conjunction and track message flow across multi-middleware.

The Case for Reasoning

Presentation / Analytics,VerticalMarket

Presentation from IBM IMPACT 2012 with TD Bank and Verdande Technology. Learn how investment banks are enhancing their enterprise application performance monitoring (APM) environments with new predictive and self learning technologies such as Case Based Reasoning.

How Technology is Used for Real-Time Monitoring of Dodd-Frank Trade Reporting

Presentation / VerticalMarket

Presentation slides from IBM IMPACT 2013 Conference.

Regulations are causing businesses to change how Information Technology is used. This slideset covers the points on how you can achieve Trade Compliance, including Real-Time monitoring of Trade Activities, reconciliation, and how to respond to any requests for information from regulators.

Albert Mavashev’s Presentation from Interop 2011

Presentation / Analytics

How Self Service for WebSphere MQ Boosts Productivity

Presentation / Middleware

Slideset from IBM IMPACT 2013

In this presentation, you will learn how enabling various stakeholders with secure, role-based self service across WebSphere MQ leads to improved availability for applications, a reduction in the frequency and duration of incidents involving middleware, and a boost in the productivity of the entire middleware team.

10 Reasons to switch to Nastel AutoPilot

Infographic / Middleware

3 Ways to Instrument Datapower

Infographic / Middleware

Analyzing Machine Data in Real-time

Infographic / Middleware

Boost your Bottom Line with IT Operations Analytics

eBook / Analytics

Many companies reap major rewards putting Big Data analytics to work optimizing their sales, marketing, and HR functions. But they’ve neglected the same opportunity to improve the efficiency of their IT operations. Download this substantive eBook to understand how IT operations analytics and the real-time insights they provide can optimize performance and generate tangible business value. 

The 2016 DZone Guide to Performance and Monitoring

eBook / Middleware

Smash your bottlenecks. Your users will thank you. This guide contains everything from finding the root cause of a performance issue to designing parallel algorithms. Find out what 600 developers have to say about monitoring, database performance, application logs, multithreading, and more. Discover some important latency numbers so you can troubleshoot performance problems and prevent future bottlenecks. Explore an extensive solutions directory that allows you to compare the industry’s top performance tools. So come on in, the thread pool’s…suboptimal? Bigger? Smaller? You decide now.

AutoPilot for Analytics Datasheet

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AutoPilot for WebSphere Message Broker

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AutoPilot Heap Detective Datasheet

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AutoPilot MQSpeedtest Datasheet

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AutoPilot On-Demand for IBM WebSphere MQ Datasheet

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AutoPilot Overview

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AutoPilot SPI for WebSphere MQ for HP Software Datasheet

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Helping a Major Retailer Handle the Holiday Rush… Surviving Black Friday

Case Study / Java,Middleware,Logging

For a consumer retail company, the period between Thanksgiving and New Year`s provides both great opportunity and great risk. Nastel worked with a retailer that earned more than half of its sales revenue during this one time of year, and experienced massive volume that stretched various system capacities. Companies that have both online and offline retail channels experience additional difficulties in managing inventory and ensuring consistent pricing, highlighting their need for process visibility.

Customer Profile – Nastel TransactionWorks and AutoPilot M6

Case Study / TransactionTracking,VerticalMarket

Customer Profile – Nastel TransactionWorks and AutoPilot M6 – Kusnetzky Group analyst interview

Nastel: An Integrated Application Performance and Business Transaction Management Environment

Case Study / Analyst

In this Research Report, Clabby Analytics describes what APM and BTM are. We examine the types of problems that APM and BTM products solve. And we look closely at the product offerings of an emerging APM/BTM vendor – Nastel Technologies. And what we find is that Nastel offers a complete, broad and deep APM environment that can be effectively used to track and monitor applications and transaction flows within a cloud.

ROI Analysis of Nastel AutoPilot Customer – Study by EMA

Case Study / Analyst,VerticalMarket

Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) interviews a Senior Operations Manager responsible for all aspects of IBM WebSphere MQ middleware management supporting business applications, and finds that Nastel provided over $15 million in hard ROI by implementing AutoPilot as a proactive monitoring solution.

Averting Costly Factory Floor Shut Down

Case Study / Middleware,VerticalMarket

A very large, well known global electronics manufacturing company has built its multi-billion dollar business on high volume sales based on fast delivery of its products. To sustain its market leadership position, the company’s factories have to run at peak efficiency to meet sales-driven production quotas every day. Since implementing AutoPilot, the company’s factory floor has not experienced any more extended periods of downtime due to problems with its automated manufacturing systems.

Global banking group needed to increase the efficiency of middleware experts and Dev/Ops users working with IBM MQ and Tibco EMS

Case Study / Middleware,VerticalMarket

A global bank who uses middleware extensively within its business applications needed to find ways of reducing the time it was taking its experts to manage tasks associated with MQ and Tibco. Nastel AutoPilot provided solid solutions to the three needs the customer has asked for. Using Nastel AutoPilot the customers middleware experts were able to define what tasks could be manage directly by the users, ensuring security and business integrity was maintained while allowing tasks that would have taken a significant amount of the expert’s days to be delegated down to the users.

Large Insurance Firm Utilizes Proactive Transaction Monitoring to Ensure Quick Claims Processing

Case Study / TransactionTracking,VerticalMarket

The insurer profiled in this case study is one the nations leaders in healthcare, property and casualty and disability insurance. Its mission is to help people lead healthier lives, make healthcare more affordable and guide its customers to financial security. The insurers healthcare division is affiliated with over 150 hospitals and employs over 5,000 associates nationwide.

A major Global Services Technology Solution Vendor Chose Nastel AutoPilot to Improve Monitoring of Bill Payment and Fraud Detect

Case Study / VerticalMarket

One of the worlds leading global provider of financial services technology solutions has chosen Nastel AutoPilot. The Fortune 500 company has leveraged the latest fraud detection and regulatory compliance tools for more than 25 years to enable its more than 16,000 clients to achieve excellence and solve business issues with respect to payments; processing services; risk and compliance; customer and channel management; and insights and optimization.

Case Study: BJC Healthcare – Electronic Medical Record consolidation

Case Study / VerticalMarket

BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and midMissouri regions. With net revenue of $3.1 billion, BJC serves urban, suburban and rural communities and includes 13 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

EMA Report: Leaders in Advanced IT Analytics

Case Study / VerticalMarket

AI-related technologies like machine learning, predictive advanced IT analytics, streaming “fast data” analytics, and natural language search are taking traditional APM analytics to the next level.  Get a jump on how they can help you lower costs with unmatched problem-solving speed and flexibility, be more productive and accomplish more with less and Provide better service by giving technologists and businesspeople alike the intuitive tools they need to make better decisions that improve end-user satisfaction.

Fortune 50 Financial Firm Implements Proactive Transaction Monitoring

Case Study / VerticalMarket

Founded more than 150 years ago, a large financial services firm provides clients in more than 50 countries with financial advisory services, products and solutions. As an integrated bank, the company consists of multiple global divisions (including: private banking, investment banking and asset management) and employs more than 40,000 people.

Helping a Major Retailer Handle the Holiday Rush… Surviving Black Friday

Case Study / VerticalMarket

For a consumer retail company, the period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s provides both great opportunity and great risk. Nastel worked with a retailer that earned more than half of its sales revenue during this one time of year, and experienced massive volume that stretched various system capacities. By utilizing Nastel’s AutoPilot business transaction management and deep middleware monitoring, the retailer was able to quickly correct and streamline exposed issues. As a result of these fixes, order fallout was reduced by an astonishing 40% due to the elimination of pricing discrepancies, better stock fulfillment, and a smoother checkout process.

Losing Orders? You Cant Fix It If You Don’t Know Its Broken

Case Study / VerticalMarket

Just because they were not aware of the lost orders that were occurring, did not mean that they weren’t losing orders. This large retailer learned a valuable lesson despite losing millions of dollars in orders.  Find out more in this case study.

Multi-agency Organization Gains Immediate application performance optimization Benefits from AutoPilot

Case Study / VerticalMarket

After evaluating several state of the art technologies, this organization chose Nastel AutoPilot for WMQ to manage the Middleware infrastructure.  The organization now is operating much more efficiently and providing a much better service to our customers.

Nastel Helps RAC to Work Smarter – Application Availability Monitoring

Case Study / VerticalMarket

Find out how the Royal Automobile Club increased responsiveness to problems, with faster resolution. Made better use of skilled staff, raised productivity and increased value creatio as well as enhanced the customer experience.

SKY Mexico, a Satellite Television Provider Deploys Nastel AutoPilot for Real-Time, Proactive Monitoring.

Case Study / VerticalMarket

With 2.5 million subscribers, 14-year old Sky Mexico is Mexico's leading provider of direct-to-home (DTH) television services. Sky Mexico's IT division continually works to build upon its dominant market position by fortifying customer services with such enhancements as triple and quadruple play. As with most industries, a weak global economy has intensified the importance of stellar customer support and the need to reduce operational costs.

State Agency Tells How AutoPilot application performance software Met All Their Requirements

Case Study / VerticalMarket

"Nastel AutoPilot is recommended because it is the only known and evaluated product suite that demonstrated the ability to address all of our monitoring and management requirements. The AutoPilot product provides web based, distributed monitoring capabilities, as well as providing a central console for any network-attached device. No other product was able to do so much in so little time, requiring no training of existing staff. In addition, the same JMX solution can be leveraged to monitor and manage the Weblogic application server platform and related objects."

State Government Tells Why They Replaced Candle with AutoPilot application performance management

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Recently a state government replaced Candle’s PathWAI with Nastel’s AutoPilot for monitoring their distributed WebSphere MQ infrastructure, and described their experiences with each of these solutions.

Westar Energy: Maintaining Light and Energy

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Westar Energy needed a middleware solution because the electric and gas information used for the mobile data system was on a mainframe frame DB2 application.  The in-truck project was the first application of MQSeries Middleware and Nastel’s management solution. With servers including OS/390 and NT, the MQ applications are growing, and the company must administer and monitor MQSeries across multiple platforms.  Find out more in this case study.