Performance Management Tech

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Ensuring the Performance of Today’s Distributed Systems

Since performance is our niche, we’re always on the lookout for any articles, reports or blogs on the topic. A recent one that got our attention is “The Expanding Role of Application Performance Management,” written by Sebastian Kruk and published in CRM magazine. The article came with the sub-head, “Understanding and monitoring the end-user experience” […]

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Is PaaS a Panacea for Developers?

A recent survey of IT leaders that was reported in a ZDNet article entitled “PaaS may be a panacea for stressed-out developers,” found that 70% are either already using Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions for application development or planning to implement them in the future. Since there is indeed plenty of pressure on developers to develop faster, […]

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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 […]

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APM in the Cloud: Noteworthy Market Insight from Gigaom Research

We’re always keeping watch for the latest analyst report on the Application Performance Monitoring (APM) market and few have caught our eye more than the report recently released by Gigaom Research entitled “Sector Roadmap: Application-management solutions for distributed and cloud environments.” Written by well-known APM expert, author and analyst, Bernd Harzog, the report delves into […]

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Per-Host Breakdown and Filtering in TraceView

You have twenty nodes in your ASG and your health checks say they’re all fine – so why are 1/20th of your users seeing white screens?  We’ve just added per-host data breakdown and filtering to TraceView to make it easier than ever to answer that type of question (and more)! We’ve added a Hosts data […]

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Announcing SAM: SaaS Application Monitoring

To monitor SaaS applications, IT teams have been using traditional application monitoring tools that are for monitoring internal applications — looking at servers and devices on the network to make sure they are functioning properly. However, SaaS applications aren’t on their network — they are over the Internet and in the cloud — making these […]

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Introducing TraceView for Node.js Applications

Today, we’re expanding the diversity of application environments TraceView supports by bringing node.js support out of private beta to general availability.  AppNeta provides full-stack monitoring designed to cover critical production environments and all their moving parts, so it’s exciting to be able to support even more diverse and heterogeneous environments. Support for http-server, http-client, mongodb […]

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Apdex Updates: Synthetic Apdex, Geographic Apdex, and Errors as Fails

Since we released Apdex in April, we’ve been tossing around ideas to improve and extend our support of Apdex.  You might have noticed that last week we introduced a few big changes: “Synthetic Apdex” — separate Apdex scoring for AppView monitoring performance, to better compare synthetic vs RUM experience Experience filters — easy drill down on requests […]

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Designing Babel: Leveraging Polyglot Architectures

The story of the Tower of Babel is one of western civilization’s earliest cautionary tales. Encoded in its telling, we find the earliest known argument against polyglot architectures. The plethora of languages, the argument states, impedes productivity and detracts from the oneness of the people. In fact, there’s very little argument against polyglot programming or […]

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Down for Everybody? Wednesday’s Fantasy Football Draft

Here at AppNeta we have a tradition of creating a Fantasy Football league every year.  Each year we decide who the commissioner is and then we start the grueling process of selecting draft order, league rules, team names, date of draft and most importantly selecting the platform to draft on.  Our league consists of members […]

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