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Using the Web, search for examples of organizations that provide system performance monitoring software. Identify two organizations that seem to provide the most comprehensive software and services. Perform a side-by-side comparison of the two offerings. Which one would you choose to monitor the performance of your school’s information systems and why?

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285867168

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285867168
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Using the Web, search for examples of organizations that provide system performance monitoring software. Identify two organizations that seem to provide the most comprehensive software and services. Perform a side-by-side comparison of the two offerings. Which one would you choose to monitor the performance of your school’s information systems and why?

Program Plan Intro

Information system:

  • An information system is a system which provides the necessary information to an organization to achieve the goals.
  • It monitors the transactions details, provides the required information to decision makers, and provides necessary documents to customers.
  • The main components in the information system are people, data, procedures, hardware, as well as software.
  • The main function of information system is to accept and process the input data and then stores the retrieved information and distributes it across the organization.

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Examples of organization that provides system performance monitoring software:

  • The examples of organization that provides system performance monitoring software is shown below:
    • IBM:
      • It provides many tools and techniques for monitoring system performance.
    • Oracle Solaris:
      • It provides several tools for tracking system performance.
    • Microsoft:
      • It provides system performance monitoring tool with windows version.

Two organizations:

  • The two organizations that seems to provide most comprehensive services and software are shown below:
    • IBM.
    • Oracle.

Comparison:

IBMORACLE
It has less capability compared to oracle tools.It provides more capable tools for system monitoring.
The tool suite for monitoring service is more efficient.The tool suite for monitoring service is less efficient compared to IBM’s...

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