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More relevance, not more data

Most companies that begin to formally manage their IT infrastructures do so when their management teams begin to perceive a pervasive state of uncertainty. Not only do various services go offline or perform poorly (due to overloading, data stalls or network problems), but they do so haphazardly, making mitigation difficult to plan and inefficient to […]

Customize System Alerts to the Needs of the Recipient

The key to successful alerts is ensuring the right people are alerted in the right way and at the right time. Imagine one of your organization’s business critical services goes down due to a server’s outage. How many different people need to be notified? The IT manager on duty will focus first on getting the […]