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Use Data- and Analytics-Centric Processes With a Focus on Wire Data to Future-Proof Availability and Performance Management

Published: 10 March 2016

ID: G00302399

Analyst(s): Will Cappelli , Vivek Bhalla


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.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Restructure Availability and Performance Processes Around Data Ingestion, Storage, Access and Analysis, Rather Than Model- and Topology-Building
  • Require the IT Operations Teams to Exploit Wire Data as a Source of Information and Springboard for Analysis of the Entire IT Infrastructure and Application Portfolio in Production, Not Only the Network

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