New Strategies for Successful Documentum Integrations, Migrations and Performance Management

EMC’s Documentum platform is arguably one of the most complex, highly customized and challenging environments for IT professionals to manage. Join Correlsense and Portford Solutions Group for an online seminar which will offer solutions. Continue reading

Mastering P2V: Best Practices for Maintaining Service Levels upon Migration

No doubt you are familiar with the established benefits of virtualization: improved efficiency and resource availability at a lower overall cost. Many IT departments, however, have discovered that virtualizing applications can create new and unexpected performance problems. Continue reading

Essentials of Mobile App Performance Testing and Monitoring

Complexity across mobile carriers, locations and operating systems has made building mobile apps and monitoring their end user performance time consuming and expensive. The importance of testing mobile apps on iOS, Android and Windows Phone is increasing as more users embrace these devices. Continue reading

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 be challenging to acquire the in-depth visibility needed to properly manage your application’s performance. Continue reading

Best Practices for Managing SaaS Applications

The proliferation of SaaS applications like Salesforce.com is creating a host of new management challenges. For example, how do you measure the performance of applications you don’t host? What real-time data do you have to communicate with business stakeholders? How will you know if SLA commitments are being met? Continue reading

An Introduction to Software Performance Engineering

Software performance engineering is becoming increasingly important to businesses as they look to improve the non-functional performance of applications and get more out of IT investments. By leveraging performance engineering techniques, IT professionals can be indispensable in building and optimizing scalable systems. Continue reading

Five Important IT Capacity Management Trends for 2012

The increase in virtualization and cloud computing has significantly changed the scope and complexity of capacity management. Forecasting hardware needs is no longer enough. You must understand and optimize your business services, applications, and infrastructure through these new platforms. Continue reading

New Approaches to Real-Time Application Testing and Performance Monitoring: A Holiday Guide for the Retail Industry

According to the online retail research firm comScore, this year’s Cyber Monday sales surpassed the $1.25 billion mark, breaking all previous records and setting the pace for the busiest online retail season in history. The key to much of this year’s success was deep insight into how web systems would handle realistic user traffic coupled with where issues would occur. Firms must adopt the correct application testing and performance monitoring methodologies to ensure revenues and avoid disaster. Join SOASTA and Correlsense for this engaging webinar, which will give you an executable plan for your IT operations team. Continue reading

DevOps and the Future of IT Operations

The increasing adoption of DevOps principles has led to greater integration between software development (both application and software engineering) and IT operations (both systems administration and infrastructure). In this online seminar, we will explore the DevOps approaches, best practices and tools for integration, and its impact on IT operations. Continue reading

Best Practices in Managing and Monitoring Mobile End User Experiences

Today’s explosion of mobile users means more of your customers will connect with your business via their iPhone, Android or Blackberry smartphone. Existing end user experience monitoring tools, however, have challenges when working with these rapidly changing iOS, Android or Blackberry devices, leaving you with a limited view of how your web systems are performing. See below for a recording of an online seminar and slide deck where we will explore the issues businesses are facing with managing and monitoring the mobile end-user experience. Continue reading