News of the Week in Application Performance Management and IT Operations – July 20

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)  Julie Craig of EMA released her new survey on integrating applications in the cloud:
http://www.enterprisemanagement.com/research/asset.php/2327/Integrating-Applications-Across-the-Cloud:-An-Industry-Survey

2) APMDigest dissected application operations and transaction visibility:
http://www.apmdigest.com/application-operations-and-end-to-end-transaction-visibility

3) Michael Azoff discussed the diversity of the APM market:
http://www.sdtimes.com/THE_DIVERSE_MARKET_FOR_PERFORMANCE_MANAGEMENT/By_MICHAEL_AZOFF/About_APM/36796

4) Mahmoud El Sayad shared some performance tips for Oracle Forms on his blog:
http://mahmoudoracle.blogspot.com/2012/07/play-with-null-value.html

5) Cameron Laird of Real User Monitoring took his own spin on Craig’s and Azoff’s latest work:
http://www.real-user-monitoring.com/varieties-of-application-performance-management/