Application Performance Management & IT Operations News

Including articles about infrastructure trends, Oracle Forms and IT skills, here are our highlights from this week’s news in the world of Application Performance Management and IT operations:

1) Gartner released a new study finding that IT spending is a top priority among corporate board members:
http://www.networkworld.com/news/2012/072312-gartner-survey-says-it-spending-261086.html?source=nww_rss

2) APMDigest highlighted the importance of end-to-end visibility in your IT infrastructure:
http://www.apmdigest.com/you-cant-manage-what-you-cant-see-the-importance-of-visibility

3) Mahmoud El-Sayad discussed new performance tips for Oracle Forms:
http://mahmoudoracle.blogspot.com/2012/07/oracle-db-11g-new-feature-read-only.html#.UBKfjqOfgoo

4) Ron Miller at Real User Monitoring discussed the planning necessary to prepare the Olympic website for the heavy traffic it will face after this weekend’s kickoff:
http://www.real-user-monitoring.com/olympic-web-site-prepared-for-traffic-onslaught/

5) CIO writer Hamish Barwick discussed performance management tips presented by IDC Research at the 2012 CIO Summit:
http://www.cio.com.au/article/431237/cio_summit_2012_performance_management_tips/