performance monitoring

Performance Monitoring Basic Statistics and Google Sheets

In order to have a better understanding about performance monitoring, one should have some understanding of statistics. (This is increasingly true as that is the technology that drives analytics.) The most basic statistics are the average, standard deviation, and the … Read More

Root Cause Analysis

One should adopt a systemic approach to root cause analysis, so that the same procedure can be deployed over and again and improved with each iteration to find and correct weaknesses in processes and system. Plus to put this into … Read More

Use the Nginx Proxy and Web Server to Boost Performance

Nginx is said to be fast. Apache is said to be powerful. For that reason Nginx is often used to serve up static content while Apache and other servers are given the work that requires heavy lifting.

Nginx is an … Read More

Performance Issues with Android Mobile Apps

In this post, we are not concerned so much with how fast mobile apps respond. Rather we are going to write about how they can run down the battery, exhaust the memory on the mobile device, or just crash.

Cell … Read More

The Fifth Key to Oracle Forms Performance:

Keep Your Stakeholders Aware

(Part Five of a Five-Part Blog Series)

In Part Four we discussed how performance analytics can help you both troubleshoot and plan your rollouts and migrations. In this last part, I want to tackle the monitoring … Read More

Centerity and Correlsense Sign Global Distribution Agreement

The Two Companies Partner to Create a Holistic, End-to-End Product Model for Enterprise Application Performance (APM) and Business Service Management (BSM) Monitoring

Needham and Framingham, Mass. – March 11, 2014 – Correlsense and Centerity Systems today announced that they have … Read More

Why Enterprise APM Projects Fail

I am on a plane – on my way back from the best ever visit to a customer in the UK. One of our largest customers asked that prior to beginning his project he would like to visit another customer … Read More

Who Invented The First Internet? Mon Dieu! The French.

Much of the global economy, and many of our software applications operate on the Internet. When people think about the beginnings of the Internet, the US military and Al Gore often come to mind. The military’s impact on the Internet … Read More

The Transaction Tracing Opportunity

Corporate computing environments can be complex involving many different programming languages, applications, middleware components, and endpoints. Many composite applications integrate new software, legacy code, and packaged solutions. Enterprise application performance monitoring works by solving the transaction tracing problem.  This means … Read More

NSA Spying Will Cut Cloud Provider Sales

A recent New York Times article says that Berlin has become a haven for those fleeing the reach of the British and American intelligence services. The documentary film maker who helped Edward Snowden leak documents from Hong Kong has moved … Read More

Five Keys for Performance Management of Oracle Forms and E-Business Suite

Today’s APM tools do not provide sufficient capabilities to perform real end user monitoring of Oracle applications. While these tools can track basic performance data, most solutions do not cover the entire Oracle E-Business Suite technology stack and it can … 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