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Using AWS CloudWatch for System Monitoring of AWS EC2 Cloud Instances
In this blog post, I continue from my previous blog post on AWS CloudWatch to explore how you can go beyond basic agentless CloudWatch monitoring by deploying the CloudWatch agent and some of the key information and planning you need to do this. I’ll also cover how eG Enterprise can offer out-of-the-box functionality to...
eG Innovations at Cloud Expo Europe 2022
Join eG Innovations at the ExCeL in London March 2nd and 3rd Cloud Expo Europe is returning on the 2nd and 3rd March at the ExCel in London, usually one of Europe’s biggest Cloud IT shows with up to 19,000 attendees and 500+ exhibitors. Cloud Expo has a very broad remit, and this year we will have members of our EMEA and UK teams with a wide range of...
Cloud Technology Adoption Trends
"Cloud computing" is no longer a buzzword. Organizations across verticals and of all sizes are using cloud services in different ways. Download a free eBook summarizing key findings and statistics from a survey of over 900 IT professionals conducted by eG Innovations and DevOps Institute.
AWS Cloud Performance Anomaly Detection – A Real-life Case Study
In this blog post, we describe a problem analysis and anomaly detection process for a cloud performance problem that our enterprise customer successfully resolved using full stack observability (metrics, events, logs, and traces).
The What and The Why of Cloud Native Applications – An Introductory Guide
IT and business leaders are keen to take advantage of cloud computing. This article will help you understand what cloud native applications are, how they differ from traditional enterprise applications, and the need for performance monitoring in a cloud native environment.
Amazon AWS EC2 – Optimizing Performance and Monitoring
It is incumbent on cloud ops teams to choose the correct type of AWS EC2 instance relative to the underlying application. The wrong choice could adversely impact business and user experience. This blog post walks through a customer case study where the instance choice impacted their business. It is important for Application and Ops...
AIOps Strategy and Management
Enterprises that adopt AIOps are finding that their employees are more productive and spend more time on innovation when AIOps is freeing them from troubleshooting and other fire-fighting activities. This blog covers how to establish your AIOps strategy in 3 steps.
Why Performance Monitoring is still needed for Cloud Services
Performance Monitoring in the Cloud – Why it Still Matters So your organization has decided to move to the cloud. Smart move! Many companies today are either making the move to the cloud or have already made it. According to RightScale’s 2019 State of the Cloud Survey, 94% of IT professionals say their companies use the cloud. Over...
Monitoring and the Cloud: Black Boxes and Black Holes
For years, monitoring has used the terms ‘black box’ and ‘white box.’ Black box monitoring is outside-in; it tests externally visible behavior. Real user monitoring and service-level monitoring are examples. White box monitoring is inside-out; it provides details about the internal state of a system and is critical for root-cause...
CIOs Need Universal Insight Across the Enterprise
Silo-centric monitoring and management tools are fine for supporting a confined infrastructure with very limited interdependencies but for CIOs seeking to prevent drains on CAPEX and ensure they are contributing to OPINC they aren’t enough. Resolving IT pain and avoiding unscheduled downtime is the traditional focus of APM and NPM solutions...