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The Cost of Monitoring – With the Wrong Tool


or “It’s not just the cost of buying the puppy, it’s the cost of feeding the puppy that adds up” This is a story I’ve told out loud many times, on conference calls, and around water coolers. But I’ve never written it down fully until now. …


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The Cost of (Not) Monitoring


What does a wireless thermometer have in common with ping? Both can keep a business from losing cash. One of the ways businesses stay in business is by keeping a tight rein on costs. So, it should come as no surprise that convincing executives …


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No Network for Old Men


“Once upon a time, there was a little network…”   No there wasn’t. Your network was never little, or if it was, it didn’t stay that way for long. Corporate environments grow, often in unexpected ways. This can cause IT professionals to weep bitter …


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SolarWinds Lab Episode 54: Monitoring 201


In this episode, Head Geeks Thomas LaRock and Leon Adato discuss the evolution of life as a system administrator, how simplistic alerts are not as helpful as you might hope, and how PerfStack will give you the insight you need to find the root …


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SolarWinds Lab Episode 41: Monitoring 102 – Class Continues


Whether you’re new to monitoring or trying to show the ropes to someone who is, sometimes the hardest part of understanding the technology is figuring out what’s actually going on behind all the graphs and buttons. Head Geeks Leon Adato and Destiny Bertucci sit …



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SolarWinds Lab Episode 37: Monitoring 101


Whether you’re new to monitoring or trying to show someone the ropes, sometimes the hardest part of understanding the technology is figuring out what is actually going on behind all the graphs and buttons. Head Geek Leon Adato and Product Manager Chris O’Brien talk …


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