transaction monitoring

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. … Read More

Monitoring vs. HR

In my many years of managing data centers and IT, I’ve had (and still have) the distinct honor to work with a diverse group of people – developers, SYS admins, DBA’s, first, second, and third level support. What… Read More

End-to-End Monitoring of Transactions

End-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,… Read More

Why is it always on a Friday? (Part 1)

The weekend is tomorrow; you’ve been head-down all week, nose to the grindstone making sure that your people and your apps are doing well , everything is running smoothly and your end-users are experiencing great service. Now is… Read More

Google Tries to Keep Google Plus from Getting Overloaded

When Google released its new social networking tool, Google Plus last week, it was confined to what they called a limited invitation-only Beta. Scoring an invitation was a precious commodity, but many new members (including me) quickly found… Read More

Transaction Monitoring -The Four Approaches

This article discusses transaction monitoring and the 4 approaches of network appliances, Java/.NET deep dive, end-user measurements, and agent based monitoring. You know that your enterprise is in dire need of a transaction monitoring solution. Transaction latencies are in the… Read More

Transaction Monitoring: Traditional vs. BTM

Transaction monitoring includes both traditional and new approaches. Before making a purchase, read this article to learn the differences and make the right choice. Even experienced IT professionals can confuse traditional monitoring tools and the newer generation of… Read More

End-to-End Transaction Monitoring

End-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… Read More