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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 … Read More

Clabby Analytics Highlights SharePath 2.5 In Recent Report

Clabby Analytics recently released a report highlighting the new feature of SharePath 2.5:

The firm has previously highlighted SharePath’s non-intrusive approach and easy implementation. These factors have not changed with 2.5 – and Clabby agrees.

New features include user response … Read More

Six Application Performance Challenges Facing IT

I recently listened to a webinar by TRAC research (Bojan Simic, David Boynton) regarding “Transaction Centric approach to APM”. In my opinion, this is the most comprehensive and relevant research on the topic I’ve read in a long time. The … Read More

Why is it always on a Friday? (Part 2)

When you go into a War Room situation, you have to get your priorities straight right away. Most importantly, you’re not trying to assign blame. While the problem persists, blame is pointless and a waste of time. You need to … Read More

End-to-End Transaction Monitoring

lanir-shachamEnd-to-end transaction monitoring solutions should monitor all of the infrastructure’s components, yet some solutions only monitor one part of the bigger picture.

The term “end-to-end” relative to transaction monitoring is very over-used. End-to-end Website monitoring, end-to-end server performance monitoring, end-to-end … Read More

Video Series Episode 2 – Transaction Tracing

lanir-shachamIn my last post, I told you about a new video series I have posted to YouTube. In it, I discuss the big problem—tracing each transaction end-to-end from the user’s desktop to the last call to the mainframe.

Although … Read More

Site Speed Affects the End User Experience

lanir-shachamSite speed refers to how fast a site responds to a user request and is an important factor for providing a good online experience.

Not every Website owner realizes that the success of his or her Website depends on the … Read More

IT Systems Eventually Add Up to Enormous Pains

I’m in pain. My upper back is killing me. I’m not sure what it is – whether it’s my recent athletic activities (marathon/triathlon); my surfing swimsuit, which has become more and more friendly with the icy cold water; or just … Read More

What End-to-End REALLY Means

First of all, I apologize to all my readers for not writing in a while, we had a very busy 4th quarter. One of the things we did was to participate in the CMG conference in Las Vegas. Well Vegas … Read More