performance monitoring

Performance Monitoring Basic Statistics and Google Sheets

I have never had even one sync problem using Google Drive and Microsoft Office. But with Microsoft OneDrive I have come very close to losing documents entirely. It seems you can recover manually even what Word cannot recover if you spend enough time looking into your appdata folder on the C:-drive for temp files whose name does not necessarily end in “.doc”. One should not have to spend so much time looking for lost documents. I imagine other people who are not computer-savvy have lost work.
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Root Cause Analysis

One should adopt a systemic approach to root cause analysis, so that the same procedure can be deployed over and again and improved with each iteration to find and correct weaknesses in processes and system. Plus to put… Read More

Use the Nginx Proxy and Web Server to Boost Performance

Nginx is said to be fast. Apache is said to be powerful. For that reason Nginx is often used to serve up static content while Apache and other servers are given the work that requires heavy lifting. Nginx… Read More

Performance Issues with Android Mobile Apps

In this post, we are not concerned so much with how fast mobile apps respond. Rather we are going to write about how they can run down the battery, exhaust the memory on the mobile device, or just… Read More

The Fifth Key to Oracle Forms Performance:

In Part Four we discussed how performance analytics can help you both troubleshoot and plan your rollouts and migrations. In this last part, I want to tackle the monitoring and alerting you’ll need to have in place when your best laid plans and preparation inevitably fall short of reality. As always, I’ll focus on Oracle Forms. Read more…

Correlsense and Centerity Systems today announced that they have signed a joint, global distribution and technical integration agreement across their combined software portfolios.

Centerity and Correlsense Sign Global Distribution Agreement

The Two Companies Partner to Create a Holistic, End-to-End Product Model for Enterprise Application Performance (APM) and Business Service Management (BSM) Monitoring Needham and Framingham, Mass. – March 11, 2014 – Centerity and Correlsense today announced that they have… Read More

Why Enterprise APM Projects Fail

I am on a plane – on my way back from the best ever visit to a customer in the UK. One of our largest customers asked that prior to beginning his project he would like to visit… Read More

Who Invented The First Internet? Mon Dieu! The French.

Much of the global economy, and many of our software applications operate on the Internet. When people think about the beginnings of the Internet, the US military and Al Gore often come to mind. The military’s impact on… Read More

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

NSA Spying Will Cut Cloud Provider Sales

A recent New York Times article says that Berlin has become a haven for those fleeing the reach of the British and American intelligence services. The documentary film maker who helped Edward Snowden leak documents from Hong Kong has moved there, advised by her attorney’s not to return to England. A WikiLeaks press spokesman lives there as well. After a visit by a German congressman to see Snowden in Russia, there is speculation that Berlin might become home to the man himself. Google, Amazon, and Microsoft might also want to set up shop there to prevent their cloud customers from dropping their services. Software-as-a-Service vendors face a similar problem. Read more…

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. 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