21March2016

Gartner Report on Wire Data

In a new report, Gartner has stated that “Given the complexity, modularity and volatility that characterize modern IT systems, I&O leaders must take a data-centric approach to monitoring, even for reactive tasks like performance incident root cause analysis. Wire data, log data and API-based utilization metric data are essential sources.” Read more

21March2016

Justify IT ops’ spending with a business value dashboard

TechTarget has published a new article on using a  Business Value Dashboard to Justify IT Spending. The key is to determine the IT metrics relevant to the business and to present these metrics in a context meaningful to the business.

OpsDataStore plays a crucial role in this process by relating IT infrastructure metrics to application and transaction level metrics and then making this data available in popular BI tools like Tableau and Qlik.