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How to decide between cloud and on-premise infrastructure monitoring solution

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The infrastructure monitoring solutions no matter on-premise infrastructure monitoring software or hosted monitoring solutions are undoubtedly a must-have component for today’s modern enterprise IT stack. However, companies need to choose whether to use a cloud monitoring software or an on-premise monitoring tool. Deciding between on-premise or hosted infrastructure monitoring is an easy task if you evaluate in advance all the factors and dependencies. 

Do you want to install and manage your infrastructure tracking software on-site? Or would you rather host it in the cloud? This article will help you evaluate the options and make the right choice based on your company’s specifics and needs.

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Hyper-V Best Practices Analyzer and VirtualMetric – more power for your engineers and infrastructure

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If you are running a Hyper-V and managing a Hyper-V infrastructure, you should be already familiar with the Hyper-V Best Practices Analyzer. Microsoft Hyper-V Best Practices Analyzer is a built-in Windows feature which scans your server configurations for the specific server roles. After the scan is completed, the BPA generate reports that identify the existing best practice violations.

Microsoft’s Best Practices for optimal Hyper-V performance

The so-called “best practices” are guidelines recommended by Microsoft for how to configure your server in the optimal way to boost the performance or reduce potential risks. The reports generated by the Microsoft Best Practices Analyzer compare these best practices with the current state and configuration of your servers.

Best practices nowadays sound more like a buzzword. The enterprises are so much different and each infrastructure is so specific, that probably to tell that the best practices for all are the same is like to say there is a panacea to all illnesses.

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VirtualMetric helps enterprises to cover ITIL and ISO27001 Certification

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VirtualMetric is a proven solution, helping companies all around the globe to cover ITIL and ISO27001 сertification and ensure a smooth change management process. Тhanks to its sophisticate Change Tracking solution and real-time monitoring companies around the globe can ensure the health and stability of their infrastructure.

ITIL Change management – ensures infrastructure stability and enterprises’ agility

ITIL change management is a process designed to improve infrastructure stability, ensure its health and the service quality as well as the enterprises’ agility. It helps companies to organize perfectly the process of change management and to minimize the risks of it. Proper implementation of ITIL is crucial in improving the service delivered and it is quality. It is of major importance for entities like banks and financial organizations and successfully implemented in Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Bank of America, etc. Thanks to VirtualMetric and its sophisticated Change Tracking functionality for the complete inventory of the servers, banks like the above mentioned can easily cover their ITIL certification needs.

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VirtualMetric monitoring solution is helping banks and financial organizations to ensure the health of their infrastructure and protect from cyber-attacks

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Banks and financial institutions are the most attractive sectors for fraud activities, attacks and security threads from both inside and outside. Statistics from 2017 shows that this sector is breaking all the breach records in comparison to other industries. Banks suffer and average of 85 attempted serious cyber-attacks a year, and one-third are successful. VirtualMetric – a smart infrastructure monitoring solution, tailored for the needs of banks and financial organizations is detecting the early indicators of data breaches, malware, frauds, hardware and software problems. Thus to its sophisticated SIEM capabilities and proactive alerting, banks and financial institution around the globe can dramatically decrease the risks for their infrastructure stability, data security and end users’ operations.

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Performance monitoring + inventory tracking – the key to fast resolution of infrastructure problems

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How do you track your inventory? Using Excel sheets and lacking agility and visibility for all team members? Spending hours on generating reports and getting the correct data?

No more headaches with the inventory tracking!

VirtualMetric is the only monitoring solution, which keep an eye on your inventory and detects live all changes. We help banks, large enterprises, cloud providers, and SMEs to manage their IT infrastructure and data center assets efficiently and cost effectively. Monitoring servers is not only monitoring the performance of the physical machines. In fact, there are a lot more things you need to track closelyevent logs, TCP connections, suspicious activities on the servers, installed applications, etc. Having the full image clear helps you do your job better!

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