Top Five Website Trends for 2020

The new year is fast approaching, and many of us will make resolutions in preparation for 2020. As you make your own personal pledge to change an undesired trait or behavior, or to accomplish a personal improvement goal, take a closer look at some of the changes you can make on the business side of things. Perhaps your organization’s websites...


Where is the enterprise network market heading in 2020?

The networking field is changing quickly with the emergence of new technologies. This change, along with the onset of digital transformation and increasing cloud-adoption, highlights how businesses have realized the importance of the third platform, as it interconnects mobile computing, cloud computing, social media, and information analytics...


This Halloween let's talk cybersecurity

Eerie masks, pumpkins, and candies remind us of Halloween, celebrated in the month of October, which is also the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). A whole month dedicated to spreading awareness about the virtual zombies who cause sleepless nights for IT teams and businesses at large. 

We live in a world where the line bet...


Time drift monitoring: Troubles of unsynchronized servers

A distributed IT infrastructure has many servers operating across multiple regions. Applying a single consistent time across servers will ensure isolated servers communicate in the proper time zone when exposed to the internet. 

When Microsoft encountered this problem back in 2017, the servers were offset by almost an hour, affecting a ...


A safer path to Azure deployments: Site24x7 and Azure Deployment Manager

While deploying updates in large-scale production environments, it can be easy to overlook minor issues that may later turn out to be the cause of major infrastructure problems. To ensure these large deployments are safely rolled out to production, they can be staged in one subset of your environment and then another; for example, once an upd...


The story behind CloudSpend and why we built it

Back in 2008 when we began our journey, cloud computing was still relatively new. Though the term had a lot of buzz around it, organizations only considered the cloud as a place to experiment, not as a viable alternative to run production workloads. Now, the cloud has become the go-to strategy for enterprises and startups alike to deliver the...


2018 - Year in review! On a path to continued innovation

It was indeed an eventful year for us. With launching a slew of new capabilities, attending more than 23 global events, and conducting 12 seminars in multiple cities, the year 2018 was a blast. This year has also made us one of the firsts in the monitoring industry to introduce AI-driven Azure monitoring, along with many other significant enh...


The 4 types of metrics you should monitor to keep your servers under control

"Why is my server down?" is a common question that comes up among system administrators and infrastructure managers quite often. Inefficient server monitoring and management often make it difficult to analyze the unpredictable and complex information running through data centers and discover the reason for an outage. That's when an effective ...


Three smart strategies for using Microsoft Teams to make DevOps leaner

A good DevOps strategy stresses the importance of communication and collaboration between development and operations teams. But these two teams often have conflicting priorities, which can hamper the DevOps experience. Modern chat-based team collaboration tools, such as Microsoft Teams, address this very problem in a simple yet intelligent wa...


We're exhibiting at AWS re:Invent 2018. Come, meet us!

As you prepare yourself to participate in the largest gathering of global cloud community at AWS re:Invent 2018 at Las Vegas, we're excited to announce that we're exhibiting at booth# 1505 at the expo.

Plan your calendar and join us as we're in the midst of all the action consisting of over a thousand sessions, chalk talks, workshops, b...