APM Blog

May 30, 2017
Pete Waterhouse

Monitoring containers and microservices is challenging because of their defining characteristics. There's a massive increase in objects, more moving parts and dependencies, which together with API-centric messaging means an exponential increase in system checks, metrics, logs, events and alarms ...

May 23, 2017
Pete Waterhouse

When organizations adopt containers and microservice style architectures in production, systems become incredibly complex. For operations it's a shock because it means coming to grips with many new container tech nuances - plus letting go of the old monitoring rule book ...

May 08, 2017
Pete Waterhouse

IT teams have masses of information they can process in the hope of gaining meaningful insights. Metrics, logs, topology maps, transactions, events and alarms, all generated from a complex technology fabric and waiting to be questioned by a plethora of monitoring tools. But can these tools surface the answers IT needs to collectively enact improvements that positively impact business? ...

May 02, 2017
Derek Stevens

Many organizations today have multiple ways a customer can engage with their brand, but tracking the customers' journey and understanding why a customer switched from one device to another is often a mystery ...

April 26, 2017
Gokul Sridharan

The ability to release an application has moved from a quarterly engagement to almost a daily engagement. But, how has all this change impacted the way developers code in relation to the customer experience? ...

April 17, 2017
Pavan Aripakula

What is really keeping businesses on top of their game in this digital age? User experience! It's having the ability to understand how end-users utilize your services ... how they spend most of their time in the app ...

April 10, 2017
Srikant Noorani

APM 10 completely redefines the way dashboards are created and used. Among many features and functionalities - APM 10 introduced the concept of Perspectives, Attributes and Universes that together make dashboard creation a piece of cake

April 03, 2017
Amy Feldman

Selecting an APM tool can be a daunting task as many vendors provide very similar functionality. Here are 5 key capabilities to consider when selecting an Application Performance Monitoring solution ...

March 29, 2017
David Martin

In a video, you’ll see how to use CA APM to produce load averages for your KPIs, integrate them by logging with tools like Splunk, and even display them with a couple of clicks in Microsoft Excel ...

March 20, 2017
Ashley George

Google Analytics is one of the most popular web analytics solutions on the market, with estimates suggesting that it is used by approximately 52.9% of all websites on the internet. Is your website one of them? If so, you may want to keep reading ...