News of the Week in Application Performance Management and IT Operations – September 14

This week’s feature articles includes contributions from Larry Dragich of APMDigest, Cameron Laird of Real User Monitoring, Jim Rapoza of the Aberdeen Group, and more. Without further adieu, here are our highlights from the world of APM and IT operations:

1) Larry Dragich discussed real-time monitoring metrics on APMDigest:
http://www.apmdigest.com/real-time-monitoring-metrics-the-magical-mundane

2) Cameron Laird of Real User Monitoring shared tips for scripting Oracle Forms WebLogic:
http://www.real-user-monitoring.com/scripting-oracle-weblogic-and-other-resources-another-level-of-refactoring/

3) Jim Rapoza of Aberdeen Group released his latest report, “Overcoming Application Performance Walls.” which examined organizations who have successfully centralized performance management operations:
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/aberdeen-publishes-it-security-retailconsumer-networkingapplication-performance-scm-research-2012-09-13

4) Website Monitoring News reviewed MySQL performance, mobile app integration, and performance metrics in their weekly tips:
http://www.website-monitoring.eu/2012/09/12/this-week-in-website-performance-10/

5) Tech Republic contributor Toni Bowers examined how IT pros must step up to solve Big Data challenges:
http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/big-data-analytics/bi-still-dependent-on-it/106