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California Dreaming: Velocity 2015

Join AppNeta at Velocity in Santa Clara May 27th through 29th! Let us know you’re there, tweet @AppNeta, and come grab a t-shirt from booth #413. Velocity is next up on an already strong 2015 of conferences for AppNeta and it is all about performance! With a great lineup of speakers and just under one […]

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The Importance of Network Visibility in End User Experience Monitoring for Business Critical Applications

If you are having network issues, the downstream effects are going to end up in the end user experience of your business critical applications. According to an Aberdeen Group survey of 158 organizations, APM: Getting IT on the C-Level’s Agenda, app performance issues have a direct impact on the business, including declined employee productivity (64%), […]

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Dashboards for Line of Business Managers

Department managers need to be aware of the productivity issues their teams are having, particularly with respect to the applications they need to use throughout their workday to get their jobs done. Today’s organizations are using SaaS applications more predominantly — sales, service and support departments are usually relying on Salesforce to provide them with […]

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Chicago or Bust: Igniting Your SaaS App Monitoring Prowess

With the increasing use of SaaS applications, companies require new performance monitoring strategies. They need solutions that can provide the visibility and insights needed for continuous monitoring focused on the end user experience and immediate, precise troubleshooting of SaaS application performance. At Microsoft Ignite, Microsoft’s largest and most comprehensive technology event, we’ll be exhibiting our […]

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OpenVis Conf 2015

At AppNeta, we collect huge amounts of data every day about the performance of our customer’s applications. We put a lot of thought into how best to present it so that our users can easily make sense of this data and quickly resolve any issues with their web apps. Our product and UX team recently […]

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PyCon 2015 Wrap Up

The AppNeta team has just returned from a fantastically fun, edifying, and exhausting weekend at PyCon 2015. PyCon was held in Montreal this year, giving team members the opportunity to brush up on their French, binge on poutine, and absorb the many fabulous talks given by this year’s speakers (including our very own development manager, […]

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Performance Analysis as Performance Art: my experience speaking at PyCon 2015

Sunday afternoon, I had the pleasure of addressing my largest audience ever on a topic very dear to my heart. With each talk I attended, my anxiety increased: it was once again a fantastic conference filled with tons of exceptional talks. I fretted with my slides almost daily, making very few substantive changes but staring […]

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APM Deployments Shouldn’t Fail

The topic of why APM deployments fail comes up often. APM Digest did an article in 2012 providing 15 reasons offered by industry experts, and Jonah Kowall over at AppDynamics recently revisited the topic. Something’s in the water, apparently. From our point of view as an APM vendor, APM deployments don’t fail. APM is just […]

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Configuring fault-tolerant path alerts

For many years, AppNeta has provided best-of-breed performance management for apps you build and apps you buy.  Central to this service is the ability to create timely alerts when latency and network connectivity exceed your established thresholds. At present, alerts are dispatched by email which – in certain configurations – can create a circular dependency: […]

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Don’t Just Log: A Case for Why You Need APM

Companies have written extensively on the debate between using Application Performance Monitoring or using Logging to analyze web applications. Logging is a catch-all tool that’s both convenient and necessary for running web applications in production. Have an app? I bet it makes logs; drop in your favorite solution here! But if you’re concerned with end-user […]

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