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10 Reasons why you should be using Predictive Insights

BM have designed and developed Predictive Insights from the ground-up and because of that it has been able to respond to customer demands and requirements for a real-time performance analysis tool. But why should your company consider using Predictive Insights? Here are 10 reasons why Predictive Insights can quickly help you improve the quality of your enterprise monitoring, reduce incidents and save money.

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Monitoring Docker using IBM Tivoli Monitoring

Continuing from part 1 of the blog that I wrote, exploring some of the key concepts and options for monitoring Docker, I wanted to follow up and update on the monitoring using IBM Tivoli Monitoring (ITM) and IBM Application Performance Management (APM) offerings. Most of the gritty details were covered on the previous blog, so I am […]

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Predictive Monitoring – a worked example

I’ve blogged about predictive monitoring technologies before however I think there is now evidence that the tools are starting to be used as part of an IT team’s core toolset. The big change for me is that large software vendors such as IBM are now taking the tools very seriously to the extent that they […]

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IBM SmartCloud Analytics – Predictive Insights 1.2.0.2

The Tivoli Analytics for Service Performance product, which I first wrote about here and here, has since been rebranded under the IBM SmartCloud Analytics umbrella and is now known as IBM SmartCloud Analytics – Predictive Insights. The latest 1.2.0.2 version introduces the following new features: Related Metrics: SmartCloud Analytics – Predictive Insights now allows you […]

IBM Service Engage and APMaaS – a first look

Monitoring from the Cloud – APMaaS Overview Recently we have been getting involved in Service Engage from IBM. An offering that allows customers to run Enterprise Systems Management functions as a cloud service. The beta currently offers the following areas to be run using a SaaS model. Performance Management IT Service Management Workload Automation Analytics […]

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IBM Tivoli Analytics for Service Performance – Update

A few weeks back I wrote a blog post regarding Tivoli Analytics for Service Performance.  The test system that I set up to analyse data from an ITM Tivoli Data Warehouse implementation has now been running for over a month.  With the initial learning phase completed,  TASP has now started detecting metric anomalies and generating […]

IBM Application Performance Diagnostics Lite: The Basics

IBM recently released the IBM Application Performance Diagnostics (APD)  Lite product, but what is it? What does it do? How can it help you? The product homepage can be found here and contains a product demonstration video as well as a download  area for the software and associated documentation. So what does IBM say it actually is? […]

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