Vendor Forum

January 31, 2014
Tom Molfetto

Consider the cardiovascular system, which consists of the heart, pulmonary and systemic circulation loops, and blood vessels, and the approximately five liters of blood that the blood vessels transport. All of these elements combine into a single system that is responsible for the sustenance, regulation and protection of each individual human. But – more importantly for the purposes of this article – the cardiovascular system can also be likened to a business service ...

January 29, 2014
Matthew Selheimer

Over the last several years there has been lots of talk about the need for an "Industrial Revolution" in IT. But despite all the talk and recommendations, there are five common problems that stand in the way of the IT industrialization movement ...

January 28, 2014
Mike Heumann

Over the past few years, a number of new enterprise technologies have emerged that are critically reliant on network performance, but where this reliance is not necessarily obvious. These technologies include enterprise-class Voice over IP (VOIP) telephony solutions, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solutions, and enterprise collaboration tools ...

January 27, 2014
Suaad Sait

Increasing infrastructure complexity has affected the role of nearly all IT professionals, creating the need for new skillsets, including the ability to help companies make informed, strategic business decisions, according to the SolarWinds New IT Survey ...

January 24, 2014
Ivar Sagemo
AIMS Innovation

The talk around the IT water cooler is that integration costs are on track to become higher than application costs within five years, with integration becoming more complex and burdensome. But like all predictions, what can we believe? Should we start to prepare for the worst? And, most important of all, who's the one to blame for this problem?

January 23, 2014
Sylvia Fong Ny
Germain Software

Germain Software has released a new infographic titled "APM for CRM" ...

January 20, 2014
Srinivas Ramanathan
eG Innovations

eG Innovations predicts 2014 will see the following top-10 trends in IT performance management ...

January 16, 2014
Jason Meserve
CA Technologies

CA Technologies announced its top five IT predictions for 2014 ...

January 15, 2014
Jyoti Bansal

AppDynamics announced our 2014 predictions for the enterprise software market ...

January 09, 2014
Doron Pinhas
Continuity Software

Continuity Software announced the results of the Continuity Software IT Operations Analytics Benchmark. Based on results collected across a variety of industry verticals, the benchmark underscores the importance of operational analytics in meeting IT performance goals. The IT Operations Analytics Benchmark survey's key findings include ...

January 02, 2014
Sven Hammar

The key 2014 trends in web and mobile performance: a new faster Internet – with optimized protocols ...

December 30, 2013
Erik Giesa

Experts at ExtraHop offer the following predictions for IT in 2014 ...

December 27, 2013
Jim Young

In 2014, we will see further synergies between and APM SaaS and DevOps to a create delivery model that will allow for rapid deployment, rapid development cycles (days instead of weeks and months), and ultimately - continuous delivery ...

December 24, 2013
Ennio Carboni

Christmas is a time to be with family and friends, not a network problem. However, according to the latest survey from Ipswitch Network Management Division, 46 percent of IT pros will be on-call this holiday season and nearly one in three have experienced a major network outage during prior holiday seasons, demonstrating that the biggest Scrooge of the season for IT pros is the network itself ...

December 23, 2013
Jim Swepson

Wireless networks are not the same as your corporate LAN or MPLS network. You need to know what is required to enable your applications to work well in wireless networks ...

December 20, 2013
Steve Tack

Compuware Corporation announced its top technology predictions for 2014 ...

December 19, 2013
Steven Shalita

However you define APM, the whole performance management landscape is on the cusp of a number of important changes that will alter the game in 2014. Here are some predictions around key areas you can expect to see change ...

December 16, 2013
Trevor Matz

Growing mobile device diversity and management was high on the list of Gartner’s 10 top strategic technology trends for 2014. Gartner predicts that by 2018 BYOD users will double, or even triple, the size of the mobile workforce. Gartner’s prediction describes the new reality of IT management: the User is King ...

December 11, 2013
Steven Dykstra

The mobile commerce opportunity is huge, as proven most recently by the Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday shopping period. What can retailers do to better capitalize on the mobile commerce opportunity? We recommend the following key strategies, throughout the remainder of the holiday season and beyond ...

December 09, 2013
Ivar Sagemo
AIMS Innovation

No topic in IT today is hotter than cloud computing. And I find it interesting how the rapid adoption of cloud platforms has led to a reinvention of how many IT applications and services work at a fairly deep level — certainly including those in my own area of APM. Multi-tenancy, for instance, is a concept that has really come into vogue with the advent of public cloud platforms ...