APM Blog

July 30, 2018
Chris Kline

If you're not watching the users' journeys — that is, the collective interactions and the impressions they leave — to accurately interpret whether they leave “happy or sad,” then you may well be missing the mark ...

July 26, 2018
Kieran Taylor

App design and development has changed dramatically in the last 5 years and with it, monitoring tools, technology and IT operations roles. Site Reliability Engineering and open source monitoring tools are two examples of these shifts ...

July 18, 2018
Keith Rogers

Any good SysAdmin or DevOps engineer knows that there is no shortage of available monitoring tools. The challenge comes with identifying exactly what should be monitored and alerted on, and defining sensible thresholds around alerting ...

July 12, 2018
Derek Stevens

In a world where APIs serve as the glue that melds together disparate applications or parts of applications, API performance problems can quickly make an application unusable and undercut user experience ...

July 10, 2018
Michael Churchman

When you deploy an application in the cloud, what you're deploying is an ever-changing swarm of container instances. You need to know how well that swarm is functioning, and how well individual containers are working ...

July 06, 2018
Eric Bruno

When used properly, containers can help to speed software delivery and deployment. However, common problems arise when deploying and managing containers, which can make containers seem like more trouble than they’re worth ...

July 02, 2018
Christopher Tozzi

Getting alerts about application or infrastructure problems is easy. Making sense of the alerts, and turning the alerts into actionable information, is much harder ...

June 29, 2018
Eric Bruno

A multi-cloud application is simply one that uses two or more different cloud services, regardless of provider. Let’s take a look at how to maximize performance for an application that is hosted in a multi-cloud environment ...

June 27, 2018
Brien Posey

Poorly written code is not the only thing that can cause a company’s microservices initiatives to fail. Here are five things to watch out for ...

June 25, 2018
Derek Stevens

If you're looking to develop an analytics approach to mobile development, the following insights should be on your checklist when you're developing your practice and evaluating app analytics tools ...

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