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Troubleshooting AWS EC2 Slow Performance
Why is my EC2 instance slow? Learn about EC2 instances and the factors that are most likely to impact their performance or availability, and how a proactive monitoring approach including Amazon CloudWatch data can help you troubleshoot slowness and other issues.
Threads in Java
What is a Java Thread and Why is It Used? A thread, in the context of Java, is the path followed when executing a program. All Java programs have at least one thread, known as the main thread, which is created by the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) at the program’s start, when the main() method is invoked with the main thread. In Java, creating a thread is accomplished by...
6 Tips to Enhance Java Application Performance by Tuning Java Database Accesses
While tuning the performance of your application at the code level is important for enhancing performance, it is equally important to look at how to tune accesses to the backend database. Learn 6 tips that Java developers can use to enhance JDBC performance.
The Central Role of Application Performance Monitoring in Enterprise IT
Every time there is an outage, questions are asked about an organization’s monitoring strategy: Were the right tools in place? Were there early warning indicators? How much time did the IT Operations team need to identify the cause of the problem and fix it? Did the tools in use alert the IT Operations team to an incident...
Universal Monitoring vs Unified Monitoring: What’s the Difference?
The difference between Universal Monitoring and Unified Monitoring is worth understanding; these words sound so similar that they might be used interchangeably, but they are not the same. Universal Monitoring eG Innovations introduced Universal Monitoring with a universal agent over 15 years ago. The operative word here is, of...