Tag Archives: Network Monitoring

Is Your Network Management Software Managing YOU? [infographic]

ManageYOURNetwork infographic_Matt W_aug 2015

You may already have software in place to monitor your network, applications and servers, but the question remains, is that software actually working for you? Or instead, does it have you working harder to deliver the IT performance your organization needs? In other words, is your network managing you, or are you managing YOUR network?

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Announcing Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold v16.3: Reduced Complexity for IT Teams

WhatsUp Gold 16.3 dashboard

Today we are excited to announce the release of WhatsUp Gold 16.3 with new features that improve the power and user experience of our network and system monitoring software for IT teams. The release includes an improved user experience, faster installation, the industry’s first and only native support for Cisco NetFlow-Lite, expanded Microsoft application performance monitoring, and top customer requests for increasing productivity and monitoring flexibility.

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Get Out of the Mud of Sinking IT and Business Productivity

get out of the mud

In this sense, being stuck in the mud isn’t just about slow or intermittent performance issues; it’s about IT departments making the slow trudge through an entire suite of solutions hoping to discover the root cause; it’s about users suffering lapses in productivity and it’s about SLAs that go unmet.

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An Introduction to the 9 Noble Truths of Network, Server and Application Monitoring: Part 3

Get network visibility through a single lens

As business relies more and more on IT to achieve success, a glitch in one area can have a ripple effect across the entire organization. No matter where the problem lies, you must be able to conclusively identify its root cause and assign responsibility for resolving it. To do this, you must have complete visibility across the whole infrastructure. A unified monitoring solution across wired and wireless networks, physical and virtual servers and applications is essential as IT teams evolve and handle escalating IT complexity.

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An Introduction to the 9 Noble Truths of Network, Server and Application Monitoring: Part 2


You can’t afford downtime in today’s non-stop world. Aberdeen Group’s research found that between June 2010 and February 2012 the cost per hour of downtime increased by 38%. As organizations continue to automate and rely on the network to get business done, the increase cost of downtime will only continue to rise. Every type of company relies on an application on a network to complete some aspect of its work process—and a stop there means a stop to business.

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