Network Performance Managment

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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 […]


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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The Market is Migrating to Google Apps

In my last blog, I talked about what to consider as you migrate to Office 365. As we all know, Microsoft Office has always dominated the business and consumer application marketplace with little to no competition. However, in recent years, the use of Google Apps has been growing to the point where it’s capturing a […]


APM in 2015: What we foresee

Application Performance Management (APM) has traditionally focused on monitoring the infrastructure and the internal components of applications a company builds and operates. In the past few years, APM has evolved its focus to take into consideration the end users and how applications are performing for them. However, we’re seeing that there are other types of […]


Navigation and Branding Updates

Longtime AppNeta users will notice a few minor changes when they log into their accounts in the coming days: the simplification of the navigation and module branding within the service. As the features of the AppNeta service have grown over time a number of modules have been added and we are taking this opportunity to […]


Testing the new public #SFWiFi with PathTest

The City of San Francisco recently launched free #SFWiFi service in 32 of the city’s public spaces thanks to a grant from Google. Coincidentally, the day it launched, I made a move from Boston to San Francisco and found a handful of these spaces to be close to my new neighborhood. I set out with […]


Parallelizing FlowView: Performance Improvements

FlowView provides detailed insight into the applications on one’s network, but to achieve this, we need to store a lot of data. Behind the scenes, when we are trying to get top applications or top hosts and categories, FlowView has two available data sources: Google BigQuery and raw capture files. BigQuery is fast for many […]


Cloud Performance – Why Long Distance Relationships Don’t Work

As companies turn to SaaSas a low cost, highly scalable, and agile way to host new applications, a number of cloud performance management and monitoring solutions are appearing. Salesforce led the CRMs in moving off of dedicated hardware, and other types of applications like email, project planning, and even EHR have followed suit. Moving away […]


Top 5 Salesforce Performance Problems

Salesforce has an online status dashboard,, which many users leverage to monitor the application and determine whether it’s working properly and performing to expectations. However, is really just an internal dashboard Salesforce set up for checking on whether everything within the Salesforce infrastructure and data center is functioning properly. It doesn’t really show […]