Unusual for a company’s demise, OpTier quietly disappeared without press
fanfare or news reports. According to Gartner Analyst Jonah Kowall, they
ceased operations in May 2014. Over the years, we crossed paths with them
many times, competing in large deals some of which we won and some we lost.
We both had NY offices, traded employees several times and at one trade
show our booths were right next to each other. However, even though they
were a competitor it was sad to learn they were gone.
The APM market has been rapidly evolving and customers are expecting more
out-of-the-box than ever before. OpTier had driven the Business Transaction
Monitoring message for many years until their switch to a Cloud, Big Data
analytics story. They also followed Nastel in providing real-time analytics
using Complex Event Processing. However, the Cloud messages appeared to be
Nastel is announcing its 2014 APM TechTalk lineup. The sessions are led by
Albert Mavashev, CTO and Richard Nikula, VP Development and cover topics such
as: analytics, tracking, performance monitoring, self-service, log analysis
Please join us at one or more of the sessions and be sure to bring your
questions. The APM topics include:
Smart Logging for DEV, Test, QA & Production. Tracking Messages Through
DataPower How to handle cascading problems with applications interconnected
via middleware Self Service for MQ II Nastel AutoPilot – tracking,
monitoring and ... (more)
Nastel had a great experience at IBM Impact 2014 in Las Vegas. For those
who came to visit us at our booth or at our cocktail hour, thanks, it was
great to see you!!!
Check out our New Customer Case Study on Private Cloud
We sponsored a customer case study, “How Technology is used at a Nastel
Customer for Proactive Monitoring in a Private Cloud“. The session speaker
was Karolyn Schalk, VP IT Infrastructure. It is now available on-demand
here. Check it out and let us know if your found it valuable.
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house. Homeowners needing to do more with less take on tasks that
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Nastel will be back at IBM Impact 2014 in Las Vegas, in booth #510. Please
stop by and say hello!
Booth #510 at IBM Impact 2014
We will offer on-the-fly demos of the real-time application performance
monitoring (APM) analytics and monitoring capabilities in the latest release
of AutoPilot. Stop by and see demonstrations of how we track and stitch
message flows across Java, .NET, middleware and mainframe in topologies
containing, WebSphere AS, MQ, MB, DataPower and mainframe.
Our CTO, Albert Mavashev will be there to discuss your technical questions.
Customer Case Study
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