Software Performance Management
- November 08, 2010
E-tailers prepare for the holiday season by ensuring their applications are set to perform. In this story, Colleen Frye examines application performance management solutions with some sound advice from e-tailers on how to best tune for optimal ...
- September 13, 2010
For ALM-focused organizations, the process and tools won't eliminate or radically change the roles of people, but the silos will start to disappear and there will be some subtle and some not so subtle changes to jobs, industry experts say.
- March 01, 2010
Does Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) have to be hard to understand and costly to implement? Matt Heusser doesn't think so, and covers three different approaches in this tip, including advice for how you design your ALM strategy.
- December 02, 2009
Avicode has added end-user monitoring tools to its .NET application performance management (APM) line. The new features promise end-users the ability to monitor and measure true performance from the end-user perspective, as well viewing failures/...
- September 21, 2009
JN Data is a "wall to wall IT operations provider" that aims to offer the development of financial applications and a variety of security solutions to business infrastructure.
- May 06, 2009
Finding the right roommate or rental situation is often a matter of luck and timing. But performance issues with the applications powering the site were causing DM Services, owner of EasyRoommate.com, to lose revenue.
- April 09, 2009
TD Ameritrade attributes its greatly reduced number of performance problems to an APM solution from Nimsoft Inc.
- April 06, 2009
Spherion was experiencing a lot of application performance issues with its PeopleSoft payroll processing application, but implementing the Quest Foglight APM tool made a world of difference.
- March 25, 2009
One company found that an application performance management tool improved not only app performance, but communication among technology teams as well.
- November 11, 2008
To prepare for holiday sales, e-commerce retailers need to address some key website issues: responsiveness/speed, capacity, and the worst-case scenario -- catastrophic failure.
- September 24, 2008
The need for better application performance monitoring and management is greater these days as developers and operations groups work to maintain performance levels in multi-tiered environments.
- September 24, 2008
Organizations are recognizing the benefits of using application performance management (APM) earlier in the software development life cycle. Benefits include the lower cost of repairing problems discovered early.
- May 12, 2008
Using Quest Software's Foglight, the BECU credit union successfully monitors and manages its applications, as well as servers, in virtualized environments.
- April 29, 2008
The birth of Ajax and RIA has not really changed the basic problems of client-side performance, but the nature and amount of change in presentation architectures is beginning to tax the skills of testers.
- April 23, 2008
Best methods of object allocation, garbage collection and synchronization change as the Java Virtual Machine evolves, and this means performance tuning truisms change as well. Improvements may even position the Java language as a speedier ...