Best Practices for Managing and Monitoring WebSphere Message Broker

WebSphere Message Broker serves as a transactional backbone for many IT organizations yet introduces complexity around integrating, managing and monitoring messaging-based solutions. This results in lost message flows and stalled transactions. See below for a recording of an… Read More

Strategies for Securing Availability and Optimizing Application Performance in the Cloud

See below for a recording of an online seminar and slide deck from RedHat and Correlsense that presents a technical session in order to learn how to gain deep insight and visibility into the performance characteristics of applications hosted on… Read More

Essential Strategies for Oracle Forms 11 Modernization and Performance Management

What are the best practices for migrating your legacy Forms environment to 11g? How will you meet end user performance expectations? How will you ensure application performance before, during and after modernization?

Webinar: 5 APM and Capacity Planning Imperatives for a Virtualized World

Increased adoption of virtualized applications has greatly increased the complexity of capacity planning and performance management. Monitoring and forecasting CPU utilization is no longer enough. IT operations and capacity planners now must understand and optimize their applications and infrastructure from the end user to the data center.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

An Integrated Solution for Application Performance and Capacity Management

SharePath is the market’s leading Application Performance Management solution. Athene is the market’s leading Capacity Management solution. Whilst each product stands well on its own, together they make the first, and best, integrated solution providing IT and the business with crucial information. The solution provides a view of all real-user transactions and also gives the organization the capability to report, analyze, and predict future performance on the infrastructure that houses these real-user transactions.

Confessions of a Successful CIO: Seven Innovative Ways to Measure, Manage and Improve Service Levels

See below for a recording of an online seminar and slide deck where Phil West, CIO of Gainsco Insurance, describes new approaches his team took to get beyond standard load testing and ensure the success of a recent web application upgrade.

Show me the Money: Connecting Performance Engineering to Real Business Results

Performance testing and optimization are often neglected parts of enterprise application roll out and upgrade initiatives. The challenge for many IT managers is communicating the value of IT performance projects to business stakeholders who would benefit the most.

EMA Webinar: Measuring User Experience in the Cloud

Cloud computing brings with it many benefits, especially lower IT costs and increased flexibility. However, the dynamic, hybrid nature of Cloud environments require enterprises to re-think their existing IT management processes and tools. Applications that perform poorly and fail to meet service levels — whether on premise or in the Cloud — can cause users to churn and revenues to drop.

Boston Web Performance Meetup

Are your apps slow, but you don’t really know why or where to start? Know how end-user monitoring can identify bottlenecked services and pages. Isolate problems between the browser, network and data center. Analyze behavior over time and spot trends by time of day and geography so you’re in better control of your web performance optimization. The discussion will include a live demo and will reference real use cases.

Metron Capacity Planning Webinar

Correlsense, a provider of IT reliability solutions, will hold a webinar with its partner, Metron, a performance management and capacity planning specialist. The webinar, “Transaction-based Capacity Planning for Greater IT Reliability™,” will discuss how transaction-level data delivered by Correlsense is used by Metron to improve the capacity planning process, reduce costs and better align IT operations with business objectives.