Browsing posts tagged with: virtualization

AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Path Comparison for the Win!
March 18, 2011 by

Performance Monitoring

“Can you give me a use case where you created some value for a customer?” As a systems engineer at Apparent Networks, we get this question a lot. A few months ago, I was working with a managed service provider (MSP) attempting to provide virtualization as a service for a housing association with 6 locations.
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

The Unified Communication Way or the Highway
March 16, 2011 by

Performance Monitoring

Particularly in technology, this consolidation can be witnessed in the jump in virtual desktops and virtual servers, both of which leverage resource sharing and economies of scale to save on space, power and ultimately, cost and complexity. At the same time, we are seeing more and more technologies standardize their protocols and use of network
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Check your RPMs before you jump into Cloud Services
November 18, 2010 by

Networking Technology, Performance Monitoring

It is a sign of the times that I need to clearly define the term “cloud services” if I am going to use it as an entry point to this blog. And since I wouldn’t dare assert my position to be expert enough to properly define this term (any attempt would surely bog down this
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Performance Sensitive Apps

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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PathView Product Updates

Announcing PathView 2.0
August 31, 2009 by

Company News

As you may have seen from a press release earlier today PathView 2.0 is very near to release, and I wanted to give you a glimpse into what’s new in this major release. This is just a brief overview and there will be more detail on key features in this blog and on the ApparentTools.com
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AppNeta offers modern performance monitoring for cloud.

Apparent Networks Joins the VMware Technology Alliance
August 21, 2009 by

Company News

As the IT climate accelerates toward more cost-effective, on demand services and cloud-based applications, managing your network performance and virtual service delivery is becoming more and more challenging. As Loki noted in a previous blog post, “The problems of network growth and complexity forecast some serious challenges ahead for virtualization.” That is why PathView is
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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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