Derek Abing

Derek is a System Engineers with a leading insurance company focusing on application performance.

Derek Abing's articles

How to Gain & Keep Internal Acceptance for APM

Demonstrating the value of any tool can be tricky. There’s no “12 Step Program” you can follow to guarantee success. It’s not like trying to quit smoking or lose weight. There’s proven data spread over years or research showing how to do those things. In this article I will talk about some successes and roadblocks I’ve encountered demonstrating the value of Dynatrace within our organization. So who am I? I… read more

Fixing Real Problems with Real User Monitoring

Brian Perrault – System Engineer Thanks to our guest blogger Derek Abing and his co-author Brian Perrault – both System Engineers with a leading insurance company focusing on application performance. More details about their work at the end of this blog. In production support it is often hard to correlate what might be happening on local servers with what users are reportedly experiencing.  In April,… read more