November 11, 2013

According to a global survey commissioned by Citrix, 71 percent of enterprises believe mobility is a top priority for their business and 63 percent believe it to be the greatest factor in helping their organization gain a competitive advantage.

November 11, 2013

With the holidays rapidly approaching, the top goal of many online retailers and e-commerce companies is delivering superior online experiences that drive conversions. This should come as no surprise, with eMarketer predicting United States e-commerce revenues to increase about 15.1 percent year-over-year during the prime holiday shopping months of November and December. Here are the top five must-have e-commerce features that can help you grow your business this holiday season ...

September 23, 2013

With the explosion in the number of data points firms are analyzing, coupled with the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, more enterprises need to implement a cross-platform development strategy for better mobile app performance with HTML5 ...

September 11, 2013

An integrated and iterative mobile application testing cycle should include the following key components ...

September 04, 2013

The following is a roadmap to help IT leaders successfully design, deploy, and analyze their apps to create a sound mobile strategy ...

August 09, 2013

The mobile enterprise has arrived. In a world where there will be more devices than people on earth by 2017 according to Cisco’s Visual Networking Index (VNI), mobility will continue to transform enterprises in a profound way that cannot be ignored. The idea of being able to interact with customers, prospects, and stay attuned to competitive pressures is not new, but the velocity at which the mobile market is maturing poses a new set of challenges ...

August 08, 2013

To prepare their mobile apps for the real world, enterprises need to conduct performance testing under real network conditions and using real mobile devices. But it doesn't end there ...

July 17, 2013

The increase in mobile device usage among consumers has resulted in network challenges for businesses of all types and sizes. Here are five immediate actions that companies can take to prepare their websites and applications for mobile device access ...

July 15, 2013

In mobile, APM has taken on new and critical importance. With mobile apps becoming increasingly vital to a business’ overall performance, it is important to manage
 and improve — not just measure — application performance. The following guidelines will arm IT leaders with the necessary steps to finding the right mobile app performance management solution for 100% success ...

June 24, 2013

Here are some important guidelines to remember when you start to plan your mobile monitoring strategy ...

May 24, 2013

One-third of respondents identified server virtualization as the top monitoring challenge within their datacenter, closely followed by managing mobile devices, according to a survey released by Network Instruments at Interop Las Vegas 2013 ...

May 10, 2013

Ninety-five percent of survey participants indicated their organizations have embraced BYOD, allowing employees to connect via personal mobile devices to internal networks, according to a Network Instruments survey conducted at Interop Las Vegas 2013 ...

May 06, 2013

While mobile is quickly becoming the de-facto market platform for many of the business-critical applications deployed by banks, insurance companies and other enterprise organizations, the need to ensure an optimal end user experience mandates a robust mobile performance testing environment. Building an efficient mobile performance test strategy should consist of the following five pillars ...

March 07, 2013

Two thirds of those surveyed in a Vanson Bourne global study are concerned that they lack the skills to develop and maintain an appropriate, modern app in-house. Let's call this inability to connect end-users with enterprise approved mobile applications the App Gap ...

February 25, 2013

The Citrix ByteMobile Mobile Analytics Report for the first quarter of 2013 highlights a need for speed on mobile apps ...

February 06, 2013

According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast for 2012 to 2017, worldwide mobile data traffic will increase 13-fold over the next four years.

February 04, 2013

With enterprises under extreme pressure from management and employees to develop and deploy mobile applications to accommodate mobile work styles and increase customer engagement, Gartner, Inc. predicts that more than 50 percent of mobile apps deployed by 2016 will be hybrid.

January 30, 2013

Will Cappelli, Gartner Research VP in Enterprise Management, talks about APM, analytics and mobile performance management ...

January 24, 2013

Approximately 70% of companies surveyed believe BYOD can improve their work processes and help them work better in the future, while an estimated 59% believe they would be at a competitive disadvantage without BYOD, according to a new Dell BYOD survey ...

January 17, 2013

As with any shiny new technology that changes the world in a rush, BYOD has produced a growing problem for IT managers. Few organizations believe they have an adequate BYOD management plan and it’s further compounded by the ever-increasing MDM problem that had already been an issue for some time ...

January 14, 2013

As shoppers become increasingly connected, online retailers in 2013 will get back to basics, focusing on strategies and tactics to improve the customer experience and increase web conversion and loyalty across all devices, according to the 2013 Shop.org/Forrester Research Inc. State Of Retailing Online survey.

December 19, 2012

Industry experts - from analysts and consultants to users and the top vendors - offer thoughtful, insightful, and sometimes controversial and contradictory predictions on how APM will change and impact business in 2013 ...

December 10, 2012

A recent Ovum report revealed that “bring you own device” (BYOD) is becoming very popular among MNCs in Asia-Pacific.

December 07, 2012

I vividly remember my first foray into application performance testing ...

November 28, 2012

Mobile devices are playing a more crucial role than ever before in influencing consumers’ shopping decisions at the point of sale and across every stage of the purchase funnel, according to a joint national survey conducted by Sybase 365, the mobile services arm of SAP AG and the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA).

November 26, 2012

Keynote announced its 2012 Holiday Retail Mobile Performance Forecast and the outlook appears challenging for retailers.

November 09, 2012

Today’s small businesses are getting a competitive lift thanks to mobile devices, according to a new report by technology solutions provider CDW. The biggest challenge of mobility is managing the multitude of devices that employees use for work ...

November 09, 2012

The consumerization trend has hit IT as an unstoppable force, as 821 million smart devices (smartphones and tablets) will be purchased worldwide in 2012 and pass the billion mark in 2013, according to Gartner, Inc. Smart devices will account for 70 percent of total devices sold in 2012.

October 31, 2012

Jim Rapoza, Aberdeen Senior Research Analyst on IT Infrastructure, talks about what he sees as the greatest challenge to APM today: mobile application performance management ...

October 26, 2012

Over the next five years, 65 percent of enterprises will adopt a mobile device management (MDM) solution for their corporate liable users, according to Gartner, Inc.

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