SaaS
December 15 2017 By Posted in Expertise

Why performance matters for “SaaS” software vendors

To keep pace with developments in usage patterns and contend with their customers’ financial constraints, more and more software vendors are adjusting their solutions to SaaS delivery models. In this article we’ll discuss how APM is an essential ally to ensure your SaaS strategy is successful.   Adopting a user-oriented quality ...

Shadow IT
April 10 2017 By Posted in APM

Using APM to address shadow IT

Why bring application performance management to shadow IT? How is this possible with so many “off the grid” apps being used in silos across the enterprise? Shadow IT is a force to be reckoned with. The temptation is great to ban unilaterally approved (or even unapproved) apps and devices. These things are nevertheless a fact of life in corporate settings. Over the ...

CDN
March 23 2017 By Posted in APM

Using RUM to make the most of your CDN investment

It looks like the CDN (content delivery network) market has reached cruising altitude. CDN providers are offering competitively-priced packages and not only that. The technology they use interacts well with other technologies like real-user monitoring (RUM). This is a good thing because sometimes first impressions can be misleading. Despite all they can do to serve your ...

March 07 2016 By Posted in Expertise

MWC 2016: from IoT to 5G

The 2016 Mobile World Congress (MWC) showcased the dynamism of the global mobile ecosystem. The technologies available for connecting to mobile networks now range from the internet of things, using low-power technologies (LPWAN or LPN), to 5G whose early stages were presented. The latter eventually will allow videos to play in 4K resolution thanks to connectivity on the ...

September 08 2015 By Posted in APM

Digital has to be at the heart of any decision-making process

You’d be hard pressed to find an executive committee where they’re not talking about digital transformation. In order to grow (or even survive, for that matter), digital has to be at the heart of any decision-making process. It has shaped the way people work and do business, for instance in these ways: paperless bank branches ...

March 25 2015 By Posted in APM

User experience has gone mobile!

The internet public has for the most part moved from desktops to smartphones and tablets.   According to a study released by AT Internet in September 2014, usage patterns evolved as follows in the year between June 2013 and June 2014: Web sites: -6.8% Mobile sites: +68% Mobile apps: +45%   While 61.2% of ...