This white paper describes:
- The unique challenges of ensuring application performance in cloud and virtual infrastructures
- Why enterprise monitoring and management are essential to successful deployments of production applications in private clouds
- The challenges of managing agents in large-scale infrastructures
- Why the SDDC requires a more intelligent operational model that eliminates the complexity and performance overhead of installing physical agents on all VMs
Author: Bernd Harzog is the CEO of APM Experts™, a consulting and analysis firm focusing on virtualization infrastructure and application performance. He is also a well-known analyst at The Virtualization Practice with a focus on Performance and Capacity Management, and IT as a Service (Private Cloud). Bernd was formerly a Gartner Group Research Director focusing on the Windows Server® operating system, CEO of RTO Software, and VP of Products at Netuitive.