Application Performance Management

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Riverbed upgrades set sights on the SD-WAN edge, cloud integration

At Riverbed’s Disrupt event in New York’s upscale Conrad Hotel today, the company announced new products aimed at making it a bigger part of the average customer’s network.

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We’re learning the wrong lessons from airline IT outages

Blaming airline IT outages, such as those experienced by Delta and Southwest airlines, on equipment failure or the ghost in the machine misses the point

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Microservice tracing: Root cause performance issues in clusters and distributed platforms

As we move to distributed clusters and the benefits of microservice-based cloud applications, new challenges arise--including microservice tracing.

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How bad is enterprise software? Really, really bad. But it's not quite that simple.

A new report reveals how much users dislike enterprise software and how the systems hurt users' productivity.

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Measure cloud performance like a customer

To ensure cloud services perform well, independently measure performance goals—and measure from the perspective of your customers.

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Riverbed acquires Aternity to get an end-user perspective

With Aternity, Riverbed can gather data from many sources, including end-user devices, and help customers quickly find sources of performance problems.

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Riverbed buys end-user experience monitoring company Aternity

Network and application performance management company Riverbed announced this morning that it would acquire end-user experience monitoring firm Aternity for an undisclosed fee.

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Cisco patches critical exposure in management software

Cisco UCS Performance Manager versions 2.0.0 and prior are affected and the problem is resolved in Cisco UCS Performance Manager versions 2.0.1 and later. UCS Performance Manager collects information about UCS servers, network,...

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Digital transformation pushes big banks into application outsourcing

Large application outsourcing is booming at big banks, driven in large part by the need for digital transformation.

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Pluribus enriches virtual management system with central console, apps

Pluribus battles Cisco, VMware, Gigamon others for analytics-based virtual management

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How to marry content, business process management

Alfresco Software’s CEO Doug Dennerline discusses his company’s open source strategy, the evolution of private clouds for content management and the changing competitive landscape.

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Measuring cloud performance: A different approach needed

When you move applications to the cloud, you give up certain kinds of control. You need a different approach for measuring and monitoring cloud performance.

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The case for WAN acceleration as NFV

WAN optimization might not be ideal as a service, but it is suited for network function virtualization.

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Is 'in situ' performance monitoring the holy grail for cloud-native apps?

Monitoring the performance of cloud-native applications at scale is daunting, and the traditional approach of doing periodic collection and analysis of statistics is simply impractical.

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New F5 software addresses the needs of an increasingly digital world

F5 Networks’ new solutions include security, orchestration and public cloud integration features.

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Ixia’s CloudLens brings visibility to hybrid cloud environments

Ixia's CloudLens provides a holistic view of all network traffic across public, private and hybrid cloud platforms.

In the Software Defined Data Center, application response time trumps infrastructure capacity management

With applications consisting of a plethora of services delivered from a range of resources, End User Experience (EUE) is key

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Sysdig and Mesosphere partner to monitor all of those containers

The container space is a busy one, and partnerships are one way to be heard above the noise.

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What users love (and hate) about 4 leading APM tools

An Application Performance Management solution translates IT metrics into business value, but all tools are not created equal. Here's what enterprise users really think about four top APM tools.

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