Does Infrastructure Monitoring Matter?

| June 11, 2019

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When things are going well, monitoring isn’t top of mind. But when services suffer a performance degradation or failure, then, suddenly, monitoring matters. Senior IT officers want to know what caused the problem, and stakeholders want to know when the problem will be resolved. Yet there isn’t a single source of truth. Instead, there are siloed monitoring solutions haphazardly stitched together that rarely provide timely answers. T infrastructure monitoring is like the Tower of Babel — a collection of inherited purpose-built tools never designed to talk with one another. This is true for storage, networking, computing, virtualization, cloud, converged infrastructure, hyperconverged infrastructure, etc. Each silo has its own monitoring solution, its own language, its own dedicated staff, and its own price tag. Making matters worse, traditional monitoring solutions can’t link a business service to its supporting infrastructure. In critical situations, IT Ops teams are left trying to piece together the cause of a service degradation with an amalgamation of correlation engines — each limited to a specific subset of the infrastructure. The hope is that some form of insight will surface from one time-series data report layered on another and still another.

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