John is a Sales Engineer at Dynatrace with over 20 years of APM experience. Interests range from developing Biz Ops dashboards and helping customers maximize their value in APM investments. He is passionate about beer, soccer, Iron Maiden and old school rap.
A long time ago, in a datacenter far, far away, application landscapes were easy to visualize, dependencies were simple and free of complexity, and management of these applications was straightforward. Operation teams had dashboards monitoring metrics like CPU, memory, disk, etc. Mission control rooms were staffed with operators that relied on these dashboards to tell them the overall health of their applications. Since most application landscapes were simple (i.e. load… read more