DevOps

Setting the Stage for DevOps While Keeping Your Eye on the Customer Experience

How can organizations make sure applications are built quickly without sacrificing quality? It probably comes as no surprise that development and operations teams don’t always see eye to eye. Though they both may be focused on delivering high quality apps and services that meet the demands and expectations of their customers, they often have different [...]

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Video: RagingWire Innovates with CA DCIM

By Viki Paige, DCIM Product Marketing RagingWire shares how CA DCIM is a strategic cornerstone to their colocation business.  In this video, Bill Dougherty, CTO of RagingWire explains how we are working together to tailor, integrate, and leverage the monitoring, analysis, asset management, and 3D visualization capabilities of CA DCIM to support RagingWire’s award winning [...]

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CA Nimsoft Monitor Product Release Update

CA Nimsoft Monitor: February 2014 Monthly Product Release Update

The CA Nimsoft Monitor Team Please find the included product update and release information for CA Nimsoft Monitor.  This notification includes information on all components that were released during the month of February, 2014. The CA Nimsoft Monitor Team CA Nimsoft Monitor Product Release Update:  February 2014 There were no major CA Nimsoft Monitor components [...]

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The Proof is in the Value

Those in the IT industry who manage applications and infrastructure are undoubtedly familiar with the proof of concept (PoC) — the process of selecting an IT management tool by proving its value in  in use cases in  production or development environments. How effectively software vendors can fulfill each use case can help you determine the [...]

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If Network Performance is Critical, Asking for More Budget will be Easier

In a recent Cisco survey  of 1,300 IT decision makers, 18% of respondents indicated that they would rather break out of prison or train for a marathon than ask for more IT budget. That was one of the many tongue-in-cheek moments I enjoyed throughout the survey, which also captured enlightening pieces of metrics regarding IT [...]

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Video: Facebook Shares DCIM Solution Update at the OCP Summit

By Viki Paige, DCIM Product Marketing Several weeks ago we announced that Facebook is using our CA DCIM software to bring together millions of energy-related data points from physical and IT resources in its global data centers to improve power efficiency. You can now hear firsthand from Tom Furlong, VP, Infrastructure Data Centers, at Facebook [...]

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Unlocking the Power of Analytics

In a world of Big Data for APM, IT can’t live by green, yellow and red lights alone

As Featured in Smart Enterprise Magazine Organizations are leveraging Big Data and analytics techniques to optimize manufacturing, retail and other key business decisions.  IT organizations are asked to support the systems, such as Hadoop or Dremel, that serve the end users that rely on them. Increasingly however, IT is dealing with its own “Big Data” [...]

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End User Expectations and IT’s Ability to Meet Them – A Bridge Too Far?

Register for the Webcast, February 25th In the 4th annual survey that CIO’s IDG Research Services conducted with their community members, it is not surprising to find that, consistent with previous years’ results, IT organizations are putting an ever increasing importance on the ability to meet user expectations. What may be surprising, however, are data that [...]

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CA Nimsoft Monitor: January 2014 Monthly Product Release Update

View the Release Notes Please find the included product update and release information for CA Nimsoft Monitor.  This notification includes information on all components that were released during the month of January, 2014. Thank you! The CA Nimsoft Monitor Team CA Nimsoft Monitor Product Release Update:  January 2014 There were no major CA Nimsoft Monitor [...]

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Forget swivel chair integration for IT monitoring with CA Nimsoft Monitor Snap

David Strom, an international authority on network and Internet technologies, recently posted a video review of CA Nimsoft Monitor Snap, a free, feature-rich version of our acclaimed CA Nimsoft Monitor solution. Check out the video below to find out why he thinks most IT monitoring tools are complex and fussy but CA Nimsoft Monitor Snap [...]

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The Evolution of Network Monitoring “Drivers”

Two market surveys underscore the evolution of network performance management CA Technologies recently conducted two market surveys that underscore the evolution in how teams are approaching network performance management.  What’s clear from the results is that it’s no longer good enough to keep the network up and running. Network teams need to be able to [...]

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APM in practice, Delivering Business Service Reliability

Webcast, February 6, 2014 How well an organization serves customers can be the difference between breakthrough results and business as usual.  In a recent survey, 89% of the respondents indicated they began doing business with a competitor following a poor customer experience. Achieving high performance business goals doesn’t just happen; it has to be baked [...]

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