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

What does SLA Mean?

Service level agreements (SLAs) describe how an operation performs within agreed limits. To say that one is operating within the agreed service level means that the average and the average variation from that average (i.e., the variance) are within agreed … Read More

Best Practices for Managing SaaS Applications

The proliferation of SaaS applications like 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 … Read More

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. See … 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

Service Level Management Made Easy with Transaction Management

lanir-shachamService Level Management can be implemented effectively by using a transaction management solution. Review these key steps.

Implementing Service Level Management successfully requires appropriate technology support. Service Level Management involves both business and IT processes that need to be carried … Read More

Transaction Tracing and Stitching

The final episode of this three-part series covers transactions as they traverse the data center through multiple tiers across the infrastructure to the end-user’s desktop. The discussion covers defining the level of the tracking, rules setting, and service level agreements.… Read More

Correlsense Receives $8M in Financing

Led by Accel Partners to Transform Application Performance Management Market

Framingham, Ma | March 16, 2010 – Correlsense, a provider of business transaction management solutions, today announced $8 million in new financing. Accel Partners led the Series B round, which … 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

IT Reliability in Plain English

Posted by Lanir Shacham

At Correlsense, we sell a software product called SharePath, which is the first coherent IT Reliability solution for enterprises.

So what is IT Reliability? In general, it is about allowing IT staff to take control of … Read More

Gut Feeling

A startup company always needs more money. This is the basic truth of our existence. No matter how much money you raise, you need more. You need to expand, bring more business, more employees to support the new business, and … Read More