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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Why a microAppliance?
September 14, 2010 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

When talking to prospective PathView customers, a common question we receive is why we utilize a hardware microAppliance when most remote performance management firms offer a pure software offering.  The move from a software sequencer to a hardware microAppliance for the PathView Remote Performance Management Service is to promote the highest quality service to our
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

LAG: The Network Application Killer
October 4, 2009 by

Performance Monitoring

If you’re suffering from slow application performance, chances are you’re suffering from some degree of latency.  As everyone knows, each computer has its own performance limits.  With one too many applications, lag will result from the inability of the computer to process all of its inputs. If the application relies on connectivity with some type
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Performance Sensitive Application Network Requirements
September 21, 2009 by

Performance Monitoring

As applications evolve, so does the infrastructure that supports them.  In terms of network dependent applications, the applications of today are dramatically more performance sensitive than the ones of yesterday.  Voice over IP, video conferencing, and virtual desktop infrastructure all rely heavily on high bandwidth, low latency networks to perform without hiccups and service interruptions. 
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Virtual Network Performance
September 11, 2009 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

When companies were using virtualization technology to consolidate IT infrastructure that wasn’t truly real-time in nature, the network performance of these virtual machines was not a major concern. Generally, all they had to do was put a Gig E card into the host and everything would work itself out fine. All of the VM monitoring
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Fix it Now Profile: Network Problem #1
August 6, 2009 by

Performance Monitoring

    Name and Job title: Jack Turek,  IT Network manager Company: Fletcher-Thompson, Inc. Architecture and Engineering design firm http://www.fletcherthompson.com Network Problem: As the network manager for a fast paced architecture and engineering firm, Jack is managing a system with five locations stretching the east coast from Florida to Connecticut. Unfortunately Jack didn’t have the capability
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Retire Your Network Diagrams
April 23, 2009 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

Retire network diagrams, you say?  How will you know where the servers are? What about the network connecting everything together? Isn’t this stuff important? Yes, absolutely! All of the above is important, but the details are becoming increasingly less important to you. Network diagrams are a great for documenting the details of all the pieces
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Layers, Encapsulation & Path
March 31, 2009 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

While building AppCritical Version 3.6, our development team had many spirited discussions about the underpinnings of networked services and applications. Services delivered over a network have been around since…well, since before the Internet. This isn’t a history lesson so we can skip the details. What’s important is that this model of computing and communications has
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John Was (Almost) Right
March 13, 2009 by

Industry Insights, Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

If you have been around IT or technology in general for more than a couple of years, you’ve no doubt heard the phrase “The network is the computer.”  Often this is mistakenly attributed to Sun Microsystems’ founding CEO, Scott McNealy – when actually it was another Sun visionary, John Gage, who first uttered these now-famous words. John
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Managing the Cloud
March 3, 2009 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

Our customer announcement with BCS Global today really highlights two key points. First, whether you’re a provider or a consumer of cloud-based applications or services, it’s very likely that you are experiencing management challenges with those services. Second, for innovative organizations that really want to leverage the cloud, there is an effective way to address
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