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Handshake matters: TLS performance and user experience

At Dynatrace, we live and breathe application performance. This includes our development process; the dev teams routinely use our own software to test application code for performance at every development cycle. But it doesn’t mean we…
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Network application monitoring: what’s in a NAMe?

You may already have heard: Dynatrace Data Center Real User Monitoring (DC RUM) will now be known as Dynatrace Network Application Monitoring (Dynatrace NAM). In the coming days and weeks, you’ll hear more, and I wanted to add some context…
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A Thousand Points of Light: Critical Performance Insights from Wire Data

Modernizing and optimizing. Transforming. If you’re in IT, you hear these terms frequently. They likely mean different things to different organizations, but there are a couple of recurring themes. Increasing agility to respond in real…
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Can wire data be APM?

I recently read something – a blog, a tweet, a LinkedIn article perhaps – describing the use of wire data to analyze application performance. I remember that the author’s use of the term “APM” in this context caused…
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Defending the Network: Flow vs. Wire Data

In recent months, at multiple customers, I’ve had the opportunity to observe shockingly similar problems that follow an unfortunately common scenario:There is a perceived site issue A war room or incident is started The network is…
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Defending the Network: Flow vs. Wire Data

In recent months, at multiple customers, I’ve had the opportunity to observe shockingly similar problems that follow an unfortunately common scenario: There is a perceived site issue A war room or incident is started The network is…
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Why WAN optimization requires performance management

WAN optimization can only be as efficient as you let it be. Recently I’ve seen a good example that illustrates how, without diligent application performance management, multi-million WAN optimization investments can quickly turn into a…
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Wire Data: A 20-year history & a bright future

While the term “wire data” may be relatively new, the concept isn’t; probes and capture agents have been collecting and examining network traffic almost from the beginning of network time. The term has been used casually by…