The true meaning of devops

Devops would be impossible without automation tools, but the real key is getting the workflow and culture right If you’re still puzzled about devops, allow me to make a recommendation: Read “The Devops Handbook” by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, Patrick Debois, and John Willis. It’s a beautifully crafted, no-nonsense book that …

New Relic – Application Performance Monitoring with Plesk

We have great news! From today, you can get detailed performance data of your Plesk web servers and applications with the New Relic Plesk extension. What’s New Relic? New Relic is an analytics software company that specializes in monitoring and analyzing web servers and web applications. With New Relic, you …

Application monitoring company picks up a monster funding round

An interesting thing is going on in the application and infrastructure monitoring space. A ton of money is being poured into the various vendors in the market, and all of those vendors are rapidly morphing their platforms to provide holistic monitoring functionality. No longer is it just about application monitoring …

Nyansa Releases New User Application Analytics Technology

Nyansa, Inc. (“knee-ans-sah”), a fast-growing innovator of a new generation of network analytics software technology, today introduced Voyance+ a new extension to its popular Voyance network analytics service that adds unique user application analytics (UAA) technology. With it, enterprises gain actionable insights into the quality of entire user experience from …

Web Application Monitoring – a Basic Framework

When deploying a web application in production, setting up and configuring monitoring is a critical part of the process. As a DevOps, Web developer, or an IT administrator, you need to be alerted when performance issues or incidents occur, and be able to find the root cause of the problem …

NetScout adds cloud application monitoring solution

The appeal of cloud computing is considerable for some organizations who see the advantages of efficiency and security. However, unlike client-server applications, control and monitoring of cloud performance isn’t simple. NetScout Systems today announced an offering it says can remedy that. Called nGeniusPulse, it tests SaaS, cloud-hosted, on-premise applications, voice …

Solarwinds Updates SAM Platform

Features include the ability to remediate server issues remotely with built-in troubleshooting tools, as well as integration with SolarWinds’ Orion platform. Information technology management software specialist SolarWinds announced a series of major updates to the company’s Server & Application Monitor (SAM) platform, designed to improve IT professionals’ monitoring, alerting and …

MapR Tackles Microservices

MapR Technologies announced new features designed to support microservices and leverage continuous analytics, automated actions, and rapid response. The MapR Platform has been updated to provide microservices application monitoring and management. The new microservices capabilities include microservices-specific volumes for app versioning, microservices for A/B and multivariate testing, and monitoring of …

5 Things To Know About Monitoring as a Service (MaaS)

Every IT leader knows the feeling. You need a certain aspect of your network to be monitored. You do some research and find an application that can do the job. The app installs easily and immediately starts working. Then a software system needs monitoring, so you repeat the process. Again, …