APM Archive

Why Analytics are Essential to the Internet of Things

In previous posts, we’ve touched on the key values of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the criteria to check before adopting into IoT. Despite mixed messages on security and standards, there is a clear takeaway that a tidal wave of data is on the way. The major question remains–how do we ...Read More

Everything You Need to Know About the Brave Web Browser

The new Brave web browser is trying to do something radically different with your boring old browser. Brave burst onto the scene at the start of 2016, positioning itself as the latest battleground in the war between ad producers and ad blockers. Brave is built on the promise of faster load times ...Read More

Expanding Amazon Web Services Monitoring with AppDynamics

Enterprises are increasingly moving their applications to the cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the leading cloud provider. We announced expanded AWS monitoring with the AppDynamics Winter ‘16 release earlier this year. In this blog, I will provide some additional details on the expanded support of AWS monitoring. Native Support of ...Read More

3 Reasons IT is Your Key to Digital Transformation [Report]

The Enterprise Management Associates’ (EMA) defines digital transformation as “transformation initiatives directed at optimizing business or organizational effectiveness via digital and IT services.” If your enterprise is headed towards digital transformation, your team has already taken note of the needs that have to be addressed, and it’s likely they align with technical-driven IT needs ...Read More

4 Challenges You Need to Address with Microservices Adoption

In the last few weeks, we’ve introduced the concept of microservices and its role as a business initiative and how to migrate your organization towards a microservices model. Transitioning to microservices creates significant challenges for organizations. This week, I’ll delve into some of the obstacles you might face and the ultimate benefits ...Read More

4 Cluster Management Tools to Compare

Cloud-based infrastructure, containers, microservices, and new programming platforms are dominating the media and sweeping across IT departments around the world. For example, the use of Docker containers has exploded in the last few months. In our Introduction to Docker blog, we noted they have delivered 2 billion image “pulls”; in November of ...Read More

How to Migrate to Microservices

Today, modern enterprise is rushing head first into an always-on, digital-centric, mobile world. Organizations that fail to modify their approach to technology will be left by the wayside as others incorporate highly flexible and scalable architectures that adapt quickly and efficiently to the demands of the modern marketplace. The rapid rise in ...Read More

SAP Hybris: Achieving Omni-channel with Application Performance

The retail industry is transforming in today’s digital age. Consumer behavior keeps evolving and online spending is skyrocketing. In addition, retail customers are looking for a blended online and in-store experience and expecting brick-and-mortar stores and online channels to be integrated through an omni-channel strategy. This requires retailers to become customer obsessed ...Read More

The Key Values of the Internet of Things [eBook]

A few weeks ago I talked about the criteria your team needs to assess before moving forward with adopting into the Internet of Things (IoT) for enterprise. There is definitely no shortage of resources when it comes to accessing the Internet of Things in the market. In fact, the venture capital funding ...Read More

Measuring What Matters: How to Achieve the End-User Experience

Finding the right metric to report on end-user performance can be a challenge given the menu of metrics collected by the many synthetic monitoring products in the market.  In the past, two metrics dominated synthetic benchmarking. The first is the time to download an entire page, excluding browser pauses to execute JavaScript ...Read More