In this post, we explore one of the challenges of operating a multi-vendor network where various device metrics are defined in vendor-specific ways. We see that network monitoring with integrated data normalization is a simple and effective approach to reducing complexity.
Welcome and thanks for stopping by to take in our inaugural blog post! For NetSpyGlass this blog represents a journey into the murky waters of defining a novel solution category. Our slightly long-winded positioning statement, i.e. “Pragmatic Perspectives on Script Defined Automation of Network Performance Monitoring” is admittedly a bit much to absorb at first glance but it precisely defines our aims and goals for this blog. Nonetheless, I will make no assumptions here other than this positioning statement deserves some kind of parsed explanation. So here goes.