News of the Week in Application Performance Management and IT Operations – July 13

Including articles about infrastructure trends, Oracle Forms and IT skills, here are our highlights from this week’s news in the world of Application Performance Management and IT operations:

1) Ptak/Noel explained the lessons learned from the Amazon outage and how it applies to APM:

2) EMA research focused on the third era of enterprise IT, which includes Cloud, Big Data and Dev Ops:

3) Michael Azoff of Ovum research discussed the revitalization of the APM market via DevOps, Agile and virtualization:

4) Ryan Shriver of The Virtualization Practice discussed how to deploy applications in cloud environments:

5) Cameron Laird of Real User Monitoring examined common performance considerations for Oracle Forms: