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Fearless Monolith to Microservices Migration – A guided journey

This article is part of the blog series “Fearless Monolith to Microservices Migration” written by Johannes Bräuer and Jürgen Etzlstorfer. This section will be updated with links to all other articles as soon as they are…
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Monitoring AWS Fargate with Dynatrace: Testing it in the Field

AWS Fargate is one of the newer offerings from Amazon Web Services, allowing you to run containers without managing servers or clusters. AWS Fargate is offered as a launch type for ECS and EKS (planned for 2018). When choosing the previously…
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Gen 3 monitoring – why does it matter?

When we refer to Dynatrace as a gen 3 monitoring solution, compared to traditional gen 2 APM solutions like AppDynamics and New Relic, it may sound like marketing hyperbole. But the distinction is real, and it makes a big difference to customers…
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Why the monolith isn’t dead

With all the talk and content praising the microservices design approach, you might think the monolithic architecture is outdated and inefficient, but don’t limit your options when it comes to your application and, indeed, your company.…
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Signs you are using a gen 2 monitoring tool

Be on the lookout for these warning signs that you may be using a monitoring tool designed in the 2000’s. Artwork courtesy of Emma BentleySo many agents! Running separate agents for Java, .NET, PHP, Node.js, servers, real user experience,…
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Everything you need to know about microservices in today’s agile world

Today’s business environment has never been more competitive. Every organisation is focused on protecting and growing its market share, especially from new entrants that at times turn entire industries upside down. As a result, the need…
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Fearless from Monolith to Serverless with Dynatrace

After years of “Breaking the Monolith into Microservices” talk, many organizations are at a point where they have either implemented new projects based on a micro-service architecture or have added new features using micro-services…
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What are microservices?

Microservices – one of the most popular tech buzzwords  – are gaining traction in enterprises of all sizes. Major companies, from Spotify to Netflix, have become poster children for the values that microservices can…
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Cloud-Native Application Performance Monitoring Requires a New Approach

Ovum recently released its first Market Radar focused on Cloud-native Application Performance Management, researched and written by Principal Analyst, Dr. Michael Azoff. You can download a complimentary version here. Ovum describes cloud-native…
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The Cure for CIO Performance Anxiety?

Performance monitoring is making CIOs anxious.  According to IDG Research, 80% of CIOs rank application and network performance as a top priority, but only 16% believe they are doing it well. What is holding them back?  A lack of visibility,…