Xebia Articles

Martin van Vliet

Recent Posts

What is monitoring sprawl and what to do about it?

Posted by Martin van Vliet on Sep 19, 2018 11:41:00 AM

It's Thursday, 09:00AM. You arrive at work and see a huddle of people in the meeting room near your desk. Monitors are spread out across the room and engineers from the web team, Java team, .NET team and database team are staring intently at their screens. You forego your morning coffee for now and enter the room to see if you can help.

Read More

Topics: DevOps & Continuous Delivery

Intelligent Alert Clustering: How StackState Helps You Against Alert Storms

Posted by Martin van Vliet on Jul 6, 2018 11:53:00 AM

Ever heard of the English saying: "when it rains, it pours", meaning whenever something bad happens, it's usually not alone? It's an old saying, appearing in books written in the 17th century, but it applies equally today in the case of IT monitoring. 

Read More

Topics: DevOps & Continuous Delivery

4 Situations Where AIOps Accelerates Software Development

Posted by Martin van Vliet on Jul 3, 2018 11:50:37 AM

There is a new trend going around in IT Operations, one which has been hard to miss: AIOps. Ever since Gartner coined the term, this approach of collecting IT Operations data and applying machine learning to it to gain insights to benefit your business has really taken off. While the benefits for Ops are fairly clear, will this trend also benefit developers? You bet! Read on to find out how.

Read More

Topics: DevOps & Continuous Delivery