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30 01, 2017

Performance Predictions for 2017

By |January 30th, 2017|Internet of Things, performance monitoring|0 Comments

The year 2016 witnessed amazing progress in the field of technology – from Internet of Things (IoT) and augmented/virtual reality going mainstream, to innovations like testing the first-ever reusable rocket. The IT industry also saw a number of advancements including the rise of Cloud and serverless computing and the growing implementation of DevOps that […]

23 02, 2016

5 ways to spice up DevOps with jKool

By |February 23rd, 2016|blog, devops, Java, log analytics, operational analytics, operational intelligence, performance monitoring, SaaS, streaming analytics, transaction tracking|0 Comments

Eliminate finger pointing, reduce blame

jKool allows application owners to track and audit transactions; from browser all the way to application servers and middleware. Ability to track transactions is critical if you want to know if your app is slow; and where and why it is slow. How often is the blame placed on you or your team […]

11 02, 2016

What does APM have to do with Fast Data?

By |February 11th, 2016|Apps, Big Data, Big Data Analytics, Fast Data, Java, log analytics, operational analytics, operational intelligence, performance monitoring, Real-time Analytics, streaming analytics, transaction tracking|0 Comments

Fast Data is about processing high velocity data in real-time as it happens. Think of Fast Data as Big Data in real-time.

So what does APM have to do with Fast Data?

Everything.

APM is all about processing lots and lots of data as close as possible to real-time.
Tracking transactions, analyzing logs, sampling metrics, figuring out relationships, […]

10 02, 2016

Application Performance in 4 simple steps with jKool

By |February 10th, 2016|Apps, Big Data, Big Data Analytics, performance monitoring, Real-time Analytics, streaming analytics, transaction tracking|0 Comments

Real-time updates on application KPIs
I use “subscribe to events where … output every X seconds” to get a digest of all data streams X number of seconds. Pretty cool feature, especially for those looking for real-time updates on what is happening within your application as it runs.

Queries paired with views
Type in a query and […]

20 01, 2016

Plugins for Performance Monitoring: Go Free or Go Native?

By |January 20th, 2016|Big Data Analytics, performance monitoring|0 Comments

jKool Comments: The author of this article believes that free plug-ins are less valuable than ones you paid for. At jKool we disagree. We provide a wide variety of free plugins for our SaaS platform that provides real-time analytics and visualization. We have taken the extra strep of putting them in open-source so the […]