real user monitoring will have a big play in 2013 according to a prediction series by Web Performance Today. The importance of real user monitoring is crucial for e-commerce sites, online banking and other application based services:
Real user monitoring will move from the sideshow to the main stage for half of analytics vendors. We’ll even see the first example of actionable RUM, which operations can use to trigger alarms that matter. Operations will start to trust RUM. By year end, RUM will be found on 35% of ecommerce sites.
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