IT infrastructure monitoring suites have broad, integrated functionality, and best-of-breed monitoring tools have deep, domain-specific functionality. I&O leaders should deploy a suite to monitor a heterogeneous IT environment and stabilize the implementation before exploring additional tools.
- Select Your IT Infrastructure Monitoring Tools Based on IT Operations Objectives and Architectural Goals
- Ensure a Data-Focused Approach When Dealing With the Challenges and Risks of a Best-of-Breed Approach
- Choose an Infrastructure Monitoring Suite for a Heterogeneous IT Infrastructure Environment, but Be Prepared to Fill Functionality Gaps With Best-of-Breed Products
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