CEO Notes…What’s In A Name?
November 28, 2011 by Team AppNeta
What’s in a name? Well, when we meet new people, we interpret their name based on the human interaction. But what about the name of a brand or product? Often times we don’t have a personal experience with the brand and therefore interpret the name based on a the gut response; It is this reaction,…Continue reading
CEO Notes…VOX Telecom off to a roaring start with PathView Cloud!
November 15, 2011 by Team AppNeta
I spent last week with one of our newest, and most exciting partner, VOX Telecom in South Africa. It was an incredible trip! Matt Stevens (AppNeta CTO) and I arrived in Johannesburg (Jo-berg) on Saturday morning after a 15 hour direct flight from NYC (!). We were greeted by the VOX management team, and whisked…Continue reading
Network Performance Management is the Key to “Happy Holidays” for Retailers
November 11, 2011 by Team AppNeta
Credit cards and debit cards– the life lines to our bank accounts. These slates of plastic are also the life lines for retail stores. These days, except when someone walks into a storefront and makes a purchase with cash, chances are that nearly every sale a retailer makes involves the Internet or an online transaction.…Continue reading
Global Connectivity – AppNeta Visits Partners in Florida and South Africa!
November 9, 2011 by Team AppNeta
Our AppNeta Team is globetrotting this week! Stretching across the world, we have AppNetians in South Africa for the launch of PathView Cloud with partner Vox Telecom! Additional team members are down in Florida for the HTG Q4 conference. And here in Boston, we are getting almost the same weather as these warmer areas with unexpected temperatures…Continue reading
The Stock Market May Be Volatile – But Your Network Performance Doesn’t Have To Be
November 7, 2011 by Team AppNeta
When it comes to online trading, network latency is everything – because delays are more costly in this industry than almost any other. The stock market doesn’t stand still while data is in transit, and the difference between a “fresh” price quote and one that’s a few milliseconds out of date can cost or earn…Continue reading
Streaming Media at the Workplace: Your Music Hurts My Cloud
October 31, 2011 by Team AppNeta
For organizations that are monitoring and maintaining a large network, bandwidth consumption can cause major issues. Knowing who is using all the bandwidth in the company is particularly helpful when troubleshooting performance issues and all too common complaints that “the network is slow!” Insight into what external web sites employees are visiting, and whether or…Continue reading
The Network Engineer’s Guide to Enterprise Backup and Recovery
October 25, 2011 by Team AppNeta
Backup and recovery methods have been around about as long as computers; but, as with everything else computing-related, the emergence of new paradigms, new vendors and new technologies (e.g. protecting virtualized server environments and very large databases) have introduced new options in the past several years. In particular, tape-based (VTL) backup strategies are increasingly giving…Continue reading
Let’s Talk About Your Application Performance
October 24, 2011 by TR Jordan
Do you know how long your customers are going to wait for a page load? More importantly, how long are you making them wait right now? Back in the misty eons of time, it used to be easy to measure your application performance. You’d grab a stopwatch, load up your web application, and see what…Continue reading
Remote Network and Application Performance is Critical to MSP Growth
October 21, 2011 by Team AppNeta
A Managed Service Provider’s survival is dependent on predictable and high-performing network and applications. End users will not pay for a faulty service. Period. Ensuring that a customer’s network maintains optimal performance is a full time job, especially with the implementation of new IP based services such as VoIP, Video, VDI or cloud services. Having…Continue reading
Reporting from the Floor of IP EXPO in London!
October 19, 2011 by Team AppNeta
It’s been a busy week for the AppNetians! We’ve been bouncing from the N-Able Partner Summit (AZ), to TigerPaw (TX) and now across the pond to IPEXPO in London. Whew! We’re here in support of our partner, Prosperon Networks, a leading UK provider of network and systems monitoring solutions for small/medium and enterprise networks. Reporting…Continue reading