Industry News

January 17, 2012

New Relic, a SaaS-based cloud application performance management provider, announced that Pantheon, a platform provider for custom Drupal sites in the cloud, has selected New Relic as its web application management tool of choice, and is offering New Relic Standard free of charge to their users.

January 16, 2012

FireScope introduced FireScope Stratis, an elastic cloud-enabled enterprise management solution designed to support truly massive and highly dynamic environments.

January 13, 2012

Compuware Corporation has published a report that analyzed online shoppers' estimated satisfaction with web and mobile site performance of the top 50 US online retailers for the 2011 holiday season (November 21 through December 25).

January 12, 2012

Visual Network Systems, a provider of application and network performance management solutions for IT organizations, announced the availability of its Visual Performance Manager (VPM) Xpress 10G, a single appliance solution for high-density application and network performance management.

January 12, 2012

Cloupia, a cloud and data center management and automation provider, announced the general availability of a new module of the Cloupia Unified Infrastructure Controller (CUIC) that now supports the Cisco and NetApp FlexPod architecture.

January 11, 2012

RightScale, a provider of cloud computing management, has formed a partnership with Korean Internet Neutral eXchange (KINX) to be a RightScale authorized distributor in Korea.

January 09, 2012

BlueStripe Software, a provider of application transaction management solutions, released the findings of a new survey of IT executives, revealing that despite increased investments in IT tools to manage business applications and transactions, enterprises are still struggling with transaction availability and the growing complexity of their IT infrastructure.

January 06, 2012

Apica, a provider of load testing and performance monitoring for cloud and mobile applications, offers its list of the “Seven Most Stunning Website Failures of 2011”.

December 28, 2011

Will Cappelli, Gartner Research VP, and Jonah Kowall, Gartner Research Director, have released a report entitled APM Innovators: Driving APM Technology and Delivery Evolution. The report covers innovators that are driving the APM market.

December 22, 2011

Tealeaf, a provider of online customer experience management (CEM), has acquired Overstat, a San Francisco-based company specializing in cloud-based website usability analytics.

December 21, 2011

An IDG wire story about IT predictions for 2012 highlighted the fact that the need to effectively process big data would drive spending in many large organizations.

The story featured math-based predictive analytics software from firms like Netuitive that are enabling advanced correlation of real-time data across silos and domains, and from multiple data types –- for example application data from APM tools such as CA Wily, IT infrastructure data, and business metrics.

December 21, 2011

The system management software market achieved double-digit growth during the first half of 2011; this was an improvement of almost 70% compared to the results from a year ago.

December 19, 2011

VKernel, a provider of enterprise-class performance and capacity management products for virtualized data centers and cloud environments, announced today general availability of vOperations SuiteTM 4.5.

December 19, 2011

BMC Software, a provider of enterprise management solutions, announced that BMC Remedy Action Request (AR) System has been awarded Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL)4 certification.

December 14, 2011

AppDynamics, a provider of Java/.NET application performance management (APM) solutions for the cloud generation, has partnered with RightScale, a provider of cloud computing management, to help companies with mission-critical Java applications deploy and monitor those applications in the cloud.

December 14, 2011

RightScale, a provider of cloud computing management, and Logicworks, a provider of managed hosting and cloud computing services, have joined forces to deliver a powerful solution to help enterprises simplify and manage both their public and private cloud resources.

December 14, 2011

uptime software, a provider of IT systems performance, availability and capacity management software for midmarket and enterprise organizations, released up.time Small Business Edition (SBE), an IT systems monitoring and management suite designed for small and medium businesses (SMB).

December 13, 2011

CA Technologies has released CA Application Performance Management (CA APM) 9.1, a unified application, infrastructure and network performance solution.

December 13, 2011

BMC Software announced the availability of the latest release of the BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping solution with collaborative application mapping.

December 13, 2011

ManageEngine, a provider of network, systems, applications, and security management software solutions, is offering a free trial of video traffic monitoring for customers of NetFlow Analyzer, the company’s bandwidth monitoring and traffic analytics tool.