NetIQ Data Center Solutions

NetIQ Data Center Solutions

It’s amazing how little clarity and visibility we have into the true state of any IT environment, despite getting more and more monitoring tools looking at them.  Sometimes, a common cause for this is actually too many monitoring tools.  Each one may be great for its specialized task, but they fail to communicate with each…

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By: wheaps
Sep 26, 2016
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It’s a complex world out there. There’s no denying it.  This is especially true in the IT world—where admins are expected to keep systems running smoothly.  However, no matter how you slice it: there’s no way around the true complexity of IT. Physical and virtual machines, networks, operating systems, and applications all have to work…

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By: wheaps
Jul 26, 2016
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Like most people, I understand reams of data best with graphics – pictorial images of what the data represents. So, rather than read through pages and pages of numbers, I can look at a graph to understand the trend the data represents. Another way to say this is – a picture is worth a thousand…

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Feb 3, 2016
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Are you an AppManager 7 or 8 customer? Are you weighing the benefits of upgrading to Appmanager 9 against the work involved in actually performing the upgrade? Well read on, and we’ll talk about three different upgrade options and which one is right for you. In-Place Upgrade With an in-place upgrade simply upgrade the actual…

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Mike Robinson
Jan 20, 2016
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For some companies, scalability in the IT world means adding more and more hardware. Data centers of giants like Facebook, Amazon, and Google use what Gartner calls web-scale IT architecture, while others simply invest in more truckloads of traditional IT infrastructure. But with AppManager 9 we took a different approach to scalability. In my last…

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Mike Robinson
Dec 16, 2015
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One of the biggest new features of AppManager 9, and the piece we’re most proud of, isn’t really a feature at all. Confused? Read on, and see if you agree. From its inception, AppManager was designed to deliver a premium, robust, and highly scalable application and infrastructure monitoring experience. And we delivered. Our customers voted…

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Mike Robinson
Nov 11, 2015
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In today’s highly competitive business environment, downtime is not an option. To ensure business continuity, many IT departments implement a disaster recovery (DR) solution to keep their systems running during a service outage. One DR method that has been turning heads recently is the cloud-based disaster-recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) model. Like other cloud-based services, DRaaS is growing…

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Mike Robinson
Jun 9, 2015
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The absolute best part of my job is being with customers.  I love it.  Whether I’m presenting to one customer, 500 or anything in between, I love spreading the good word of how Micro Focus | NetIQ solutions can help you run IT better. To that end,  I’m very happy to announce our new IT Operations…

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Joe Rogers
Apr 14, 2015
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The most fundamental question for any business – Are we open?  Not just the doors to the building but can we deliver the services that our customers contract with us for? IT is a challenge.  In the previous post,  we talked about making sure that all of your IT stuff is working.  No red lights on…

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Joe Rogers
Apr 10, 2015
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A few months ago, we introduced you to the ‘Four Lenses of IT operations’. In this post, NetIQ defines four questions and the associated key capabilities that IT Operations needs in order to quickly and confidently answer these questions on a regular basis. I’d like to go a little bit more in depth into the questions…

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Joe Rogers
Mar 25, 2015
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