The array of applications used today in the e-retail business not only increases the challenges for an IT department, but if not monitored properly can have a significant impact on business revenue. An Application Performance Management system can ensure that all applications are running smoothly, and identify any errors, improving uptime and customer satisfaction.
For e-retailers to benefit from this shopping boom [holiday shopping], their online systems must work well and achieve performance levels that do not compromise transactions or aggravate shoppers. Accomplishing those goals falls upon the technologists that keep systems up and running during the holiday season, and those technologists can find a powerful ally in the most recent crop of application performance management solutions. However, knowing which one to pick still proves to be a major challenge.