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Designing Babel: Leveraging Polyglot Architectures
September 9, 2014 by

Performance Monitoring

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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Slow and Inconsistent: Web APIs, PART 1
July 29, 2013 by

Performance Monitoring

With contributions by Bobby Fitzgerald No man is an island, and neither is a web app. The time needed to build web applications continues to approach zero, but only because the tools to build them are so much better. Talking about frameworks is almost boring; who wants to talk about Play or Rails when you
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What’s Ahead in 2013: 10 IT Performance Management Predictions
December 19, 2012 by

Industry Insights, Performance Monitoring

2013 is poised to be an exciting and innovative year for technical professionals across roles and functions, regardless of their organization size. From emerging Software-Defined Networks, to mobile, BYOD and the solidification of cloud computing and SOA architectures, there are many upcoming trends that should impact your performance monitoring strategy in 2013. Are you ready
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Finally You Can Monitor Your Applications and Your Network
September 27, 2012 by

Company News, Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

I’m excited to announce this week’s launch of our unified solutions for Performance Management and End User Experience Monitoring, including both full-stack application tracing and unprecedented network performance insight. You may have heard about AppNeta’s recent acquisition of Tracelytics, which we think is pretty awesome news, as it brings together innovative SaaS technologies for both application and network
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Explaining Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA) with Apache Thrift
July 18, 2012 by

Performance Monitoring

It is an “architectural style”, not an implementation. There are many ways to implement SOA, including REST and SOAP web services, language-specific implementations such as Java RMI, and older approaches using RPC frameworks such as CORBA (which dates back to the 90′s!).  Some folks also decide to build their own service / RPC layer on
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