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Knoa Software, Inc. hosted a webinar on August 10, 2012, entitled "Thinking of Application Performance Management? Don't Do It. Find Out More." The webinar covered topical issues about APM deployment and reviewed the many challenges in the current APM world to include: - The Market - the state of the APM market! - Trends - where is the market going? - Thresholds - how do you know where to set them? - Complexity - why are rocket scientists required? - Diversity - do you really need 9 different APM tools? - Throttle settings - make no sense!  How do you manage this? - Measurement metrics - misleading metrics cause SLA contention. - Cloud and on-premise - what do we really need? - Fit - where do APM tools fit well?  Where don't they fit? - Best practices - what works well?  What doesn't? - Alerts - how do you set them?  Why is this a problem? Knoa Software also presents new... (more)

Cloud Integration in 2011

Queplix Corp. is shipping its QueCloud integration platform, which uses data virtualization for sharing data across cloud and on-premise apps. Integration Developer News continues its "Cloud Integration in 2011" series with Queplix CEO Mark Cashman. By Vance McCarthy Queplix Corp., a data integration and data management provider, is shipping its QueCloud cloud integration platform. QueCloud is powered by secure data virtualization and metadata technologies, and can integrate multiple on-premise and cloud-based apps. Queplix is also shipping a tailored integration solution for Ne... (more)

Actifio Secures $8 Million in Series A Funding

Actifio, a provider of Data Management Virtualization (DMV), has announced $8 million in Series A financing. The funds will be used to market Actifio's patent-pending technology which transforms individual data management application silos into a unified, virtualized, highly efficient solution for data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity. This financing was led by North Bridge Venture Partners and Greylock Partners. With the funds, Actifio will expand its sales channel, and invest in marketing to drive market share for its next-generation data management soluti... (more)

Queplix Provides Power of Data Virtualization with Virtual ETL Solution

Queplix Corp., a provider of data virtualization, on Thursday announced two new product families that bring the power of data virtualization to the difficult task of extract, transform and load (ETL). VirtualETL and CloudETL radically simplify the ETL process, enabling users to configure Queplix's Application Software Blades, providing easy and automatic connections to target applications and reducing the time required to integrate applications by up to 75 percent or more. The VirtualETL family includes enterprise-class VirtualETL, which allows ETL teams to connect any two enterp... (more)

Vision for the Future: The Evolution of the Data Integration Market

One of the major challenges organizations face today is how to bridge applications together in a way that enables true data mobility - integrating critical information across different business functions such as HR, sales, accounting, and customer support, so that all they key components of the organization can be preserved and shared among different application systems to drive greater business value. A newly released video from Queplix called Vision for the Future: the Evolution of the Data Integration Market, provides an overview of first, second, and third generation data in... (more)