The public cloud market is expected to see significant growth this year, according to Gartner. This means the importance of application performance monitoring will grow in conjunction. While the cloud expands, measuring the performance of your cloud based assets becomes vital:
The global public cloud computing market will grow 18.5% in 2013 to $131 billion, up from $111 billion last year, research firm Gartner predicts.
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