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How to React to the Impact of the Cloud on IT Operations Monitoring

Published: 29 August 2018

ID: G00355293

Analyst(s): Sanjit Ganguli , Padraig Byrne


IT operations teams struggle to maintain service quality when they apply legacy approaches to monitoring. Infrastructure and operations leaders responsible for monitoring should take the steps outlined here to increase their effectiveness and limit their exposure to challenges raised by the cloud.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Inventory the Different Cloud Technologies in Use
    • The Private Cloud
    • IaaS
    • PaaS
    • SaaS
  • Eliminate Gaps in Monitoring Visibility
    • Synthetic Monitoring
    • Endpoint Monitoring
    • Internet Performance Monitoring
    • Cloud-Native Monitoring
  • Invest in Skills for IT Operations Monitoring

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