Reading Between The IT Lines – Issue #2
Posted By Gadi Feldman
April 16, 2019
Welcome to the second edition of our roundup of what’s hot and what’s not in the IT world. Hope you enjoy the tour. Let’s get started: EUC You might tend to neglect it, but now is finally the time to pay serious attention to optimizing your VDI workloads. Link A new version of the beloved […]
Reading Between The IT Lines – Issue #1
Posted By Gadi Feldman
April 02, 2019
Welcome! Let’s do a quick round of all the movers and shakers of IT and see what we come up with. As usual a lot is happening and some of it is really great to know – so let’s get in the know: EUC Microsoft has been making  a lot of noise recently around the […]
Why I Joined ControlUp
Posted By Trentent
March 19, 2019
Where it all began Time. It’s something you never get back. I’ve heard it be called the most precious resource in the universe because once it’s gone, it’s gone. Something I’ve found I love about the end user computing space is we all share a lot of the same challenges. We share the same successes. […]
Monitor Citrix Resources with the ControlUp Logon Simulator
Posted By Trentent
February 12, 2019
Using the ControlUp Logon Simulator gives you the ability to have proactive notifications when applications become unavailable to your users. Each run by the simulator generates an event giving you the results of that run. This allows you to create an event based task to execute an action, or use the ControlUp Realtime Console to […]
Welcome To ControlUp 7.3 – What’s New?
Posted By Dan Levtov
January 25, 2019
ControlUp keeps evolving and bringing bigger and greater capabilities to your fingertips, based on our vision and your requests and needs. In a constantly changing IT landscape, you can bet on ControlUp to be a solid solution for your IT management, monitoring and troubleshooting needs. Introducing our latest version – ControlUp 7.3. Let’s go through […]
ControlUp Learns Linux
Posted By Dan Levtov
January 22, 2019
Wouldn’t it be cool if you could manage your Linux machines in ControlUp, alongside your regular Windows based VMs? We thought so too, so we’re introducing the new way to monitor and manage your Red Hat and CentOS machines within ControlUp using agentless integration via SSH, resulting in a similar experience as with your Windows based […]
Follow The vSAN To ControlUp
Posted By Dan Levtov
December 20, 2018
Hyperconverged infrastructure solutions continue to gain momentum, and vSAN by VMware is poised to be a significant player by the sheer fact that it’s the virtualization market leader’s foray into hyperconverged solutions.  At ControlUp we want to deliver the broadest coverage for your virtual infrastructure needs, which is why we decided to integrate vSAN into […]
Hypervisor Market Share – ControlUp Perspective
Posted By Dan Levtov
November 29, 2018
We have the special privilege at ControlUp to see a picture – far and wide, of the way IT organizations are built. Our customers anonymous data can provide some very interesting insights, buried within the big data. This time we set our eyes on the ongoing competition between hypervisors – who’s on top? Who took […]
The Environment Assessment Dashboard – Your Virtual Professional Services Review
Posted By Dan Levtov
October 29, 2018
Assessing the state of your IT environment has multiple use cases; One popular use case is to get a baseline of your current status and use it before embarking on migration projects. Another use case is performing an health check, measuring and assessing your IT resource performance and your user experience is up to par. […]
Slow Applications Plague Businesses Worldwide – a ControlUp Research
Posted By Eugene
September 24, 2018
Computers are meant to be faster than humans, which is probably the main reason we use computers at the workplace. Companies in every industry invest funds in IT systems that are supposed to make business happen more quickly and efficiently. However, waiting for a computer system to finish a task is still a familiar experience […]
Resource Allocation Research: 148,000 real-world VMs under a microscope
Posted By ControlUp Team
August 12, 2018
Here at ControlUp we periodically perform big data research on usage metrics in the wild. Our product lets systems administrators compare their IT metrics to the “community”, which is the aggregate of IT systems in organizations being managed by ControlUp. With the permission of our customers, we provide benchmarks on a variety of metrics, such […]
New Single Metric Trigger: Precise Alerts and Notifications In ControlUp
Posted By Dan Levtov
July 30, 2018
ControlUp offers real-time monitoring, troubleshooting and analytics for your IT infrastructure. We realize our users are busy and are probably not spending all day staring at the screen just waiting for issues to pop up so they could quickly troubleshoot them. This is why, from the very beginning, ControlUp included an incident trigger mechanism which […]
Update: Logon GPO Analysis via PowerShell
Posted By Niron Koren
July 29, 2018
End-user happiness would decrease exponentially if your end-user had enough time to make a cup of joe while logging on.  Therefore, a crucial part of a good end-user experience is keeping logon times short. Part of your job as a SysAdmin is to make sure that the logon sequence, including authorization, profile load, shell initialization […]
Cloud Discovery and the nuts & bolts of Citrix Cloud and Horizon Cloud
Posted By Theresa Miller
July 12, 2018
VDI workstation virtualization is a common approach for corporate desktop and application access, and it allows IT to centralize information in the corporate datacenter.  These approaches allow for some key business benefits, with the biggest being mobility. Users can work from anywhere and at anytime, allowing for a great amount of flexibility of work teams. […]