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Moving the Needle – You Can Get There From Here


AUTHOR: Craig Stanley (@benchmarkguru)  The commonly stated mantra of benchmarking is that “you can’t manage what you can’t measure”.  While that is certainly a truism, a corollary I’d like add is that “you can’t measure what you can’t quantify”.  Figuring out what KPIs you need to track is usually not too difficult, but determining how Read more...

Getting Started With Benchmarking


AUTHOR: Craig Stanley (@benchmarkguru)   This article is the first in a series that will explain VMware’s context for benchmarking virtualization and cloud implementation, and discuss the Key Performance Indexes (KPIs) that are used to quantify, measure, and analyze the organizations journey toward ITaaS.   The first step in the benchmarking process is to determine Read more...