July 21, 2016 - Source: APMdigest
Sudden Traffic Spikes: The Top 5 Causes
By Dirk Paessler
"When IT departments implement network monitoring tools, they get swarmed with data that they did not have before. This new information gives them the power to act on problems intelligently, oftentimes before they end up affecting end users. The challenge, of course, is to move quickly to identify what issue is causing the problem. [...]"