The Top 3 Reasons an Application Hangs

lanir-shachamDo you experience application hang problems? If so, read this article to discover the top 3 reasons applications hang and cause slow performance.

If you have been in the IT industry long enough, you probably know this story well. The … Read More

Business Transaction Management


 The Next Generation of Business Service Management


lanir-shachamWhy a New Generation? What’s Wrong with the Old One?

Traditional systems management tools focused on monitoring the health of individual components. Tools like IBM Tivoli, BMC patrol, CA Unicenter, and … Read More

End-to-End Monitoring of Transactions

lanir-shachamEnd-to-end 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 database … Read More

Transaction Monitoring Software: Jargon Proliferation

lanir-shachamThis article on the jargon proliferation within the transaction monitoring discipline reviews common phrases used today to describe how to link business and IT.

There are several ways to trace a transaction. Although different approaches to transaction tracing may yield … Read More

The Evolution of Transaction Management – Part 1

lanir-shachamTransaction management has evolved to a fourth generation. Based on a podcast by Doug McClure, this article covers the end-to-end transaction management evolution.

Information technology contributes to business efficiency like nothing else. Managing complex IT systems requires constant innovation; systems … Read More

Correlsense and Coradiant Partner to Deliver Complete Application Performance Monitoring

Correlsense, a provider of IT Reliability™ solutions, announced today that it has partnered with Coradiant® Inc., a leading provider of end-user experience solutions, to offer joint customers an end-to-end solution for monitoring Web application and data center performance.

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Transaction Discovery

Episode 2 of this three-part podcast series takes a closer look at the differences between synchronous and asynchronous transactions and the requirements for tracing transactions end-to-end.


  • Lanir Shacham, CTO, Correlsense
  • Doug McClure, IT blogger and service management consultant with
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Much More Than a SOAP Monitor

lanir-shachamThis article discusses how SharePath provides immediate visibility into complex SOA transactions–more than just SOAP monitoring.

Imagine the following scenario:

  • An apache server running PHP receives a request for availability of an item.
  • The PHP code uses nusoap to send
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How Correlsense Solves the Transaction Tracing Problem (Part 2 of 3)

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Lanir Shacham, Correlsense CTO, on unlocking the solution to end-to-end transaction tracing.
Duration: 2:31… Read More

What is the Transaction Tracing Problem? (Part 1 of 3)

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Lanir Shacham, Correlsense CTO, discusses end-to-end transaction tracing and why DB performance management tools, Java/.Net diagnostics, or sniffers don’t work.
Duration: 3:01… Read More

The Evolution of Business Transaction Management – Part I

lanir-shachamInformation Technology contributes to the efficiency of the human race like nothing else. Keeping up with the management of complex IT systems requires constant innovation;systems management has come a long way since the days of “Big Iron”. The fourth … Read More

Enhanced Application Domain Support

Correlsense, a leading provider of IT Reliability™ solutions through business transaction management, today announced as part of its SharePath Fall 2009 release it has added Application Domain Support. With this new capability, application owners, application performance and IT operations managers … Read More

Correlsense Announces SharePath

Correlsense, a leading provider of IT Reliability(TM) solutions through business transaction management, today announced SharePath, a software product that provides a breakthrough in IT reliability by tracing business transactions across all their hops — from a click by the end-user, … 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