Ranger4 DevOps Blog

Happiness Can Be a Choice, So Let's Get AppHappy!

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Wed, Sep 3, 2014 @ 16:09 PM

Before we get into whether happiness is a choice, we should look at an important factor that impacts your happiness. Approximately 50% of your happiness is determined by personality traits that are largely hereditary. This means that half of how happy you feel is outside your control!

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, APM, Appdynamics

Forrester on Automation and Application Performance Management

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Mon, Aug 11, 2014 @ 15:08 PM

When it comes to Application Performance Management (APM), the ability to find bottlenecks is key. If you can pair that with the capability to automate remediation, the benefits increase significantly.

This report by Forrester highlights the importance of combining APM with automation to achieve greater efficiency and scalability of your APM solution. With AppDynamics you can utilise both of these tools in one interface to reduce not only the time spent fixing problems, but also the spend.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, Appdynamics

Don’t stress me out. I want to be AppHappy.

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Wed, Jul 30, 2014 @ 17:07 PM

We all know how a poor performing app makes us feel. AppDynamics the Application Intelligence leader for the software-defined business wanted to take a more scientific approach to understanding the emotions poor performing apps caused and quantify them.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, Appdynamics

Accelerate Your Applications with Ranger4 & IBM FlashSystem

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Fri, Jul 25, 2014 @ 14:07 PM

Today’s storage capacity and performance requirements are growing faster than ever before - and the costs of managing this growth are eating up more and more of the typical IT budget. Flash storage addresses your performance requirements, while software-defined storage simplifies data management, improves data security and preserves your investments in legacy storage. And now, flash technology and software-defined storage are available in one solution that provides flexible deployment architectures, extreme performance, simplified management and a fast return on investment (ROI).

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, IBM Flash Storage

AppDynamics Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2013 Magic Quadrant

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Wed, Jul 9, 2014 @ 17:07 PM

AppDynamics has been positioned as a Leader for the second time in two years in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for APM - great news for our AppDynamics customers and a recognition of their immense capability to innovate and serve a global market.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, Appdynamics

AppDynamics & IBM Partner Up - Yay!

Posted by Burhanuddin Sefudin on Thu, Jun 26, 2014 @ 15:06 PM

We at Ranger4 are really excited to hear that two of our partners (AppDynamics and IBM) have announced they are partnering up too.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, IBM, Appdynamics

Application Performance Management: What to Look for in a Vendor

Posted by George Price on Fri, Jan 31, 2014 @ 13:01 PM

At a high level, APM tools must be selected with the five following strategic end goals in mind:   

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, DevOps, Appdynamics

APM: Considerations at Implementation Time

Posted by Helen Beal on Fri, Jan 17, 2014 @ 16:01 PM

Implementing Application Performance Management (APM) and DevOps requires change - and change can be painful and is often resisted. Here are some pointers on how to make your APM implementation project go smoothly.

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Topics: Application Performance Management, AppHappy, DevOps, Appdynamics