Videos

Webinar: Virtual Instruments CIA – the Infrastructure Audit that Always Pays for Itself

In this webinar, VI customer Simon Close and our Senior Director of Customer Success Kevin LaMair discuss the value of VI critical infrastructure audits including real-world use cases.

451 Group Webinar: Know Your Limits – Workload Profiles Key to Understanding Storage Performance

Do you really understand your application workload I/O profiles? Can you predict how changes in application workload behavior will impact storage performance? Do you know your performance limits? This webinar features 451 Group analyst, Henry Baltazar, and Phil Smith of a large NY-based financial services firm. Henry will walk you through a 5-step process on how you can truly understand your workload profiles.

Insight and Virtual Instruments

Insight shares a few insights of their own into how Virtual Instruments helps them to proactively keep their IT infrastructure performing at peak levels through a combination of the VirtualWisdom infrastructure performance monitoring platform and VI Professional Services.

Accelerate IT Intelligence and Manage Multi-Vendor Complexity

VirtualWisdom4.3 helps today's enterprises manage highly virtualized, multi-vendor IT environments. Watch the video to hear how the VirtualWisdom platform can deliver analytics and insight into optimizing today's complex infrastructures regardless of what hypervisor or virtualization choice your enterprise has made.

EMC World 2015 Tony Granata & John Gentry Breakout Presentation

Tony Granata, AVP of Global Capacity and Performance Engineering from MetLife and John Gentry, VP of Marketing and Alliances for Virtual Instruments present how Virtual Instruments is helping MetLife "Guarantee the V" for their mission-critical applications.

CGH Medical Center + Virtual Instruments

For healthcare providers, ALL applications and systems related to patient quality of care and clinical workflow are considered mission-critical. This video features Randy Davis, CIO and VP of Support Services – discussing why he deployed VirtualWisdom for BOD decision support for future IT investment, and to transform his team into proactive diagnosticians. The CGH IT performance team then elaborates on the value they are getting from VirtualWisdom and the VI team.

Shift To Workload Centric IPM

Henry Baltazar of Forrester Research recaps the need for proactive Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) provided by Virtual Instruments, VirtualWisdom platform. A study done by Forrester revealed that companies lack standardization and consistency when it comes to their infrastructure environments. As the shift to Cloud begins, these are both major hurdles companies will have to overcome to become the dynamic enterprises they desire to be.

Keyinfo + Virtual Instruments

Key Info Systems, a leading technology company, provides enterprise grade Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) via their Key Cloud offering. Cheetah Software provides a 24/7 real-time operations management platform and relies on the "Key Cloud" to deliver their Software as a Service (SaaS) to end users. Monitoring and management of the “Key Cloud's” performance is done by Virtual Instruments' VirtualWisdom Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) platform. This helps Key Info Systems guarantee the performance of the infrastructure that supports their customers’ business-critical applications.

Why IPM is Necessary

To address system-wide Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM), you need VirtualWisdom4 to continually monitor, assess and confidently manage end-to-end performance.

VMworld: Flash Mob

At VM World 2014 the Virtual Instruments team created a Flash Mob to emphasize that you never know when you’ll have an infrastructure performance issue, just as no one expects a Flash Mob performance to stop traffic on a busy street. VI helps you anticipate performance issues and be proactive in preventing them so there are “no limits” to your performance.

Case Study: Sprint Josh Morton

Josh Morton, VP of Enterprise IT Services for Sprint shares why he deployed the VirtualWisdom infrastructure performance management (IPM) platform to quickly identify root causes of emergent issues, optimize cost and overall performance, and align with Sprint's business goals.

Morrisons – Why They Use VirtualWisdom

Morrisons, a large UK-based supermarket, puts customer service first. It introduced Virtual Instruments’ VirtualWisdom Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) platform in 2011 because it recognized the value of a product that could identify and resolve an issue in real-time. By using VI, Morrisons saved anywhere from weeks to months in delays and was able to greatly increase its productivity.

VirtualWisdom4: Entity-Centric User Interface

Enterprise IT needs an entity-centric approach. We call our revolutionary approach, Entity-Centric IPM. Simply put, it's our new unique method of logically grouping and analyzing system-wide devices and workloads, and how they are performing.

Virtual Instruments Corporate Video

At Virtual Instruments, the challenges we solve have never been addressed before. Infrastructure Performance Management is our true north. We unlock the data you need for better visibility. By doing so, you can run faster, make better decisions, and ensure better outcomes.