Q&A: Add Apache Web Server to your Unified Monitoring Toolkit

Last month Amod Gupta and I presented in a webinar titled “Add Apache Web Server to your Unified Monitoring Toolkit”. I kicked off the webinar by providing an overview of AppDynamics Unified Monitoring solution and an overview of Apache Server Monitoring solution. Figure 1. Application Flow Map with Business Transaction starting from an Apache Server […]

Apache Web Server Performance Monitoring

  We are very excited to announce that from version 4.1 onwards, AppDynamics will support first class monitoring of Apache Web Servers. Apache Web Server has been the most popular web server for some time and is often the gateway to highly distributed applications. Needless to say, monitoring Apache’s availability and performance is critical to […]

An example of how Node.js is faster than PHP

I wanted to see what all the Node.js hype was about so I decided to run some head to head load tests using Ghost (Node.js) and WordPress (php). The results were incredible with Ghost soundly trouncing WordPress. It was like watching a starship racing an airplane (well, what I imagine that would be like anyway). […]

AppDynamics 3.7.8 – New Features Abound

I love it when my favorite applications release new features. AppDynamics has shifted to a new release model which enables us to release more features faster while maintaining high quality code. The end result is that you, the users, get the cool features you need without having to wait around for 6 months for a […]