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August 13, 2020

Retail companies typically start planning and testing in August and freeze code in September, but — according to a new survey commissioned by Catchpoint — due to COVID-19, most respondents (58%) are starting their planning and testing earlier than before ...

August 12, 2020

The outsourcing of IT infrastructure to a dedicated provider can make it difficult for organizations to understand where and how their operations are running and can become a breeding ground for misunderstanding and myths. To help clear up some of these myths, I've put together a guide to support organizations in the decision-making process and help them understand whether moving to the cloud is the right option for their business ...

August 11, 2020

Rapid adoption of cloud services, widespread use of SaaS applications, and reliance on the Internet has created business continuity risks for enterprises, according to the 2020 Internet Performance Report: COVID-19 Impact Edition from ThousandEyes ...

August 10, 2020

In Episode 2, Jonah Kowall, CTO of Logz.io and former Gartner Research VP, joins the AI+ITOPS Podcast to discuss some of the hottest topics in ITOps today, including AIOps, Open Telemetry, Observability, and the challenges of Big Data in AI ...

August 07, 2020

Dennis Drogseth, VP at EMA, on the AI+ITOPS Podcast: "Digital transformation ... and the need for IT to enable digital business outcomes, is greater than ever, and all the tools including AIOps and automation ... are critical in making the difference ..."

August 06, 2020

Most organizations (75% of those surveyed) find the need to upgrade outdated infrastructure and invest in new technologies, according to the State of IT Infrastructure 2020 report from Wipro Limited ...

August 05, 2020

Application or network downtime is expensive, and given the growing numbers and types of high-availability and mission-critical applications, systems and networks — and our increasing reliance on them — ensuring consistent access to mission-critical applications is essential for ensuring customer loyalty and keeping employees productive. Businesses must recognize that applications availability depends on the network and implement a strategy to ensure network-aware application performance monitoring ...

August 04, 2020

Business leaders around the world are comfortable and optimistic about the broad scale shift toward remote work, according to the Riverbed Future of Work Global Survey 2020 that included 700 business decision makers, however findings also indicate the vast majority of organizations were not well prepared when the COVID-19 pandemic began ...

August 03, 2020

APMdigest and The Field CTO joined forces to launch the AI+ITOPS Podcast. The mission of the podcast is to discuss the struggles faced by ITOps — such as digital transformation and the need to keep IT services "always on" — and explore how AI/ML, AIOps, APM and other ITOps and DevOps technologies can help. Episode 1 features guest Dennis Drogseth, VP at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) ...

July 30, 2020

One of the most frustrating experiences for website visitors is a slow, unresponsive website. Worst-case scenario, a web bounce causes prospects to permanently bounce from your company. In an effort to help companies improve web performance, Google launched the Web Vitals initiative in May and announced three new search engine ranking factors ...

Industry News

August 13, 2020

Datadog announced the launch of Error Tracking, a new product that automatically gathers application errors in realtime and intelligently aggregates them into actionable issues for engineering teams.

August 13, 2020

Netreo announced its partnership with Siena Company, an Information Management and Systems Integrator focused on promoting digital transformation in market leading companies through a dedicated team of specialists in software, infrastructure and project management.

Siena Company, a Value-Added reseller (VAR) with extensive IT Operations Management experience, is recognized by the industry for its technical and process depth, as well as methodology to ensure a relentless pursuit of value with its customers.

August 12, 2020

Datadog announced the general availability of Continuous Profiler, a low-overhead 24x7 code profiler that measures the performance of code in production.

August 11, 2020

Datadog announced the launch of Incident Management.

August 11, 2020

xMatters announced the addition of two new integrations: Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) and Google Cloud Run (Cloud Run).

August 11, 2020

Nastel Technologies announced the immediate availability of Nastel Navigator X.

August 11, 2020

Ivanti announced enhanced capabilities for the Ivanti® Enterprise Service Management portfolio, which includes service management, asset management and automation solutions.

August 10, 2020

New Relic and Grafana Labs, a popular open source dashboarding platform, announced an ongoing partnership to drive advanced open instrumentation and visibility for developers and software teams.

August 10, 2020

Datadog acquired Undefined Labs, a testing and observability company for developer workflows.

August 10, 2020

Cisco completed the acquisition of ThousandEyes.