Jonah Kowall

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Archives for February, 2013


2013 – Application Performance Monitoring (APM) – Magic Quadrant Criteria Document Posted

by Jonah Kowall  |  February 22, 2013  |  31 Comments

We have published the inclusion criteria, and the detailed evaluation criteria here : http://www.gartner.com/resId=2328015  Clients only for this link to the published research on the criteria. All Magic Quadrants are open to all vendors who meet the inclusion criteria; if you represent a non-client vendor and think you belong in the MQ, feel free to contact […]

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Category: Analytics APM Big Data Monitoring     Tags:

Got Nagios? Get rid of it.

by Jonah Kowall  |  February 22, 2013  |  168 Comments

Nagios is a great product, it’s free, you can’t beat that. The problem is that the level of usability and sophistication of the product is pretty much zero. Don’t expect any bells and whistles, or really any usability for that matter. The technology is rudimentary at best, but it can get the job done with […]

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Category: IT Operations Monitoring     Tags: