Entries by Simon Jones

Try Radar Without Risking an Install

Would you like to try the Radar tag on your website so you can see how your delivery performance is impacting customer experience? But also want to ensure that there is no impact on your production site before committing to installing a new tag? That’s not just possible, it’s easy! In two minutes you will […]

Cedexis Founder to Accompany French President for Greece Visit

Julien Coulon, founder of Cedexis, will join French President Emmanuel Macron during his visit to Greece this week. Cedexis, the leader in crowd-optimized application and content delivery for clouds, CDNs and data centers has been selected alongside other high-growth French companies, to join French President Emmanuel Macron during his official visit to Greece on September 7 […]

Self-Sourced Data Won’t Get You Where You Want to Go

Crowdsourced intelligence is a powerful concept, brought to reality and fueled by the Internet and mobile devices. Without the communications technology and vast but addressable audience of smartphone addicts, marketing projects dependent on gathering data or pooling microtasks from an undefined, unrelated audience would remain mostly theoretical. Of course, companies outsourced tasks and polled customers […]

Metrics That Beat Murphy’s Law

Automobile congestion is a scourge in most cities around the world. The negative impacts are varied: personal time wasted sitting in traffic, dangerous accidents, delayed arrival of emergency vehicles, environmental damage from stop-and-go driving, inefficient delivery logistics…the list goes on. Stop signs and simple on-off timed signals were sufficient to direct traffic in the early […]

Cedexis Solves Avoidable Outages in Real-Time

Portland, Ore. – August 15, 2017 – Cedexis, the leader in crowd-optimized application and content delivery for clouds, CDNs and data centers, today announced the release of its connected Sonar service, which uses low-latency synthetic monitoring to eliminate costly and avoidable outages by ensuring consistent application delivery. Providing exceptional quality of experience (QoE) to application […]

Cloud-First + DevOps-First = 81% Competitive Advantage

We recently ran across a fascinating article by Jason Bloomberg, a recognized expert on agile digital transformation, that examines the interplay between Cloud-First and DevOps-First models. That article led us, in turn, to an infographic centered on some remarkable findings from a CA Technologies survey of 900-plus IT pros from around the world. The survey […]

Optimizing for Resources and Consumers Alike

One of the genuinely difficult decisions being made by DevOps, Ops, and even straight-up developers, today is how to ensure outstanding quality of experience (QoE) for their users. Do you balance the hardware (physical, virtual, or otherwise) for optimal load? Or track  quality of service (QoS) metrics – like throughput, latency, video start time, and […]