News of the Week in Application Performance Management and IT Operations – July 20

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)  Julie Craig of EMA released her new survey on integrating applications in the cloud:

2) APMDigest dissected application operations and transaction visibility:

3) Michael Azoff discussed the diversity of the APM market:

4) Mahmoud El Sayad shared some performance tips for Oracle Forms on his blog:

5) Cameron Laird of Real User Monitoring took his own spin on Craig’s and Azoff’s latest work: