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Align Your Next-Generation Monitoring Tools With Future Infrastructure and Application Architectures

Published: 28 September 2016

ID: G00303196

Analyst(s): Cameron Haight, Will Cappelli


The architectures governing business applications are being increasingly structured around microservices, NoSQL databases and streaming analytics. Infrastructure and operations leaders need to implement monitoring systems that effectively manage new-generation infrastructures and application stacks.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Ensure the Scalability and Resiliency of Your Monitoring Architecture by Buying/Building Systems From Modular Components
  • Ensure That Automated Service Discovery Is Within Your Monitoring Architecture or You Can Interface With a Directory Service
  • Weight Heavily the Ability to Incrementally Deploy the Monitoring Technology as Part of the Tool Selection Criteria

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