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NETWORK MONITORING IN A HYBRID WORLD: TALKING WITH SOLARWINDS’ CHRIS O’BRIEN
Network monitoring and troubleshooting has evolved quite a bit from the old days when I used to scroll through endless events in log files or slap a Fluke on a cable. Today’s business networks often take a hybrid approach of combining on-premises servers with online applications and services provisioned from the cloud. And with rapidly changing business requirements and the need for businesses to become agile, software-defined networking (SDN) has been transforming enterprise networking even further by separating the physical network from its logical overlay. How can one best monitor today’s business networks in order to maintain optimal performance and be able to resolve problems when they occur? And where is networking monitoring headed in the future as IT infrastructure continues to evolve? I recently talked about these things with Chris O’Brien the Product Manager for SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM). Chris spent most of his career as a network engineer. He joined SolarWinds in 2014 to help build the future of network monitoring. MITCH TULLOCH READ MORE