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Capacity vs. Bandwidth: Why You’re Not Getting What You Pay For
October 10, 2017 by
Disbelief is a common theme in our demo process with potential customers. When we use our AppNeta Performance Manager to show a customer their own data for a particular office, they almost immediately ask why the capacity metrics are low. If the customer is paying for 250 Mbps out of that office, why is AppNeta…Continue reading
In a World of Mobile and BYOD, Is QoS Enforcement Possible?
August 24, 2017 by
There was a time when the consumerization of IT struck fear in the hearts of any network manager. It was easier to push back and deny or ignore iPhones in the workplace than to actually revamp the network to support them—not to mention prepare for the onslaught of cyber threats that came along with them.…Continue reading
Don’t Hog the Bandwidth, and Other Network Tips
March 31, 2017 by
What’s your bandwidth-consuming vice these days? Maybe March Madness? You’re certainly not alone. Even employees in the very important Pentagon are hooked. The Pentagon’s ISP asked employees to reconsider streaming basketball games in light of the important work their bandwidth is supporting—defending the country and all that. We’re sure they have excellent network monitoring helping…Continue reading
Sight Beyond Site: FlowView Cross Location Reporting
July 24, 2014 by
One of the main use cases for customers of AppNeta is understanding and ensuring that their critical web applications, including SaaS applications, are working well and users are happy with the performance. There are many challenges in making sure business critical SaaS applications are working well: accurately measuring the user experience, understanding how the local…Continue reading
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…Continue reading
Build Your Own 10GigE Wire-Rate NetFlow Traffic Generator Using Tcpreplay 4.0
March 12, 2014 by
Want to build a packet generator using free software and commodity hardware? Wouldn’t it be nice if that packet generator was just as fast as expensive hardware-based packet generators? What if it was more powerful, flexible and easier to use than commercial alternatives?
Rate Limiting Detection: Bandwidth and Latency
February 19, 2014 by
Ever wonder if your ISP is giving you the bandwidth you are paying for? Do you think your download speeds are different at different times of day? If so, you might want to detect and measure the rate limiting on your network.
Unboxing an Appliance for FlowView
January 29, 2014 by
So you’ve heard about PathView and FlowView, read some reviews, checked out our website, and you think they sound like they’re just the bee’s knees (and they are). You’ve talked to our excellent salesfolk, purchased an appliance and licenses, received your AppNeta login credentials, and now a box has shown up on your doorstep.
Introducing Tcpreplay 4.0
January 24, 2014 by
Today, we’re excited to annouce another major milestone in open-sourcing our technology: Fred Klassen has officially accepted maintainership of Tcpreplay. After a major overhaul of the internals, we’re excited to release version 4.0.0, to which Fred has contributed extensively.
Caching: Up and Down the Stack – Boston Web Performance Meetup Wrap-up
February 27, 2013 by
Last week, I presented Caching Up and Down the Stack at the Boston Web Performance meetup. It was great to get the chance to present to the 60+ people who came out for the talk. Unsurprisingly, many of the people there knew a lot about caching in all of the different levels I touched on, and some great conversation…Continue reading