GSX Blog

Monitoring the QoS when moving Apps to the Cloud

Posted by Jean-Francois Piot on Thu, Apr 09, 2015

It's no secret that many businesses are already moving their productivity applications to the cloud, or they are considering it at least.  In Microsoft's latest earning release, for instance, the company reported a whopping 114% rise in business cloud revenues in the second quarter of its fiscal year alone.  That growth is being driven by Office 365, Azure and Dynamic CRM Online adoption, and represents an annualized revenue run rate of $5.5bn.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Cloud, sla, Baselining, QoS, Migrations, Exchange monitoring, Office 365

Product Tips 1: Use an IP modem to send your alerts with GSX

Posted by Arnaud Buonaccorsi on Fri, Feb 13, 2015

GSX Monitor is able to send your alerts by email. It is very useful but not when your email server is down. In this case it could be great to receive a text message on your phone. By default GSX Monitor supports regular modems on COM port. However it is less and less frequent to find such equipment in enterprises.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, IP Modem, Troubleshooting, Alert system, Product tips, Configurations

Technical Case Study: How to track SharePoint Log using GSX Monitor

Posted by Arnaud Buonaccorsi on Thu, Jul 24, 2014

SharePoint has many cool features but it is never enough for your end-users. This is why companies develop applications and web parts so frequently. SharePoint has a lot of nice tools to debug applications: a dashBoard for developers, trace logs, Visual Studio extensions for Windows SharePoint Services,etc.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Regex, SharePoint Monitoring, Microsoft SharePoint, SharePoint Log, Product tips

Spotlight on Horus Technology Solutions, a premier GSX Partner

Posted by Adam Chadderdon on Fri, Jun 27, 2014

Being in business since 2004 and reliantly serving the Washington, DC market, HORUS Technology Solutions, Inc. is an enterprise solutions provider, with mastery of both Microsoft and non-Microsoft technologies. They are a government focused Systems Integrator that builds solutions for government agencies. HORUS also works in the commercial space, but the majority of their customers are government entities like, The U.S Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and U.S Department of Veterans Affairs. As a well-established partner of GSX Solutions, HORUS specializes in engineering collaboration and office automation solutions for the enterprise based on Microsoft SharePoint, Java, Enterprise Search, Big Data and many others.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Horus, Partner Spotlight, SharePoint Monitoring, Microsoft SharePoint

SPC 2014 is over and again it was a blast!

Posted by Eric Branch on Mon, Mar 10, 2014

The 2014 SharePoint Conference at the Venetian Resort in Las Vegas lived up to its reputation of being the most comprehensive event in the world dedicated to SharePoint and its related technologies.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, SPC, SharePoint Monitoring, Microsoft SharePoint

Spotlight on Atidan at SharePoint Conference 2014

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Thu, Mar 06, 2014

GSX was exhibiting at SPC 14 with one of its main SharePoint partners in the US, Atidan. We took the chance to interview David Rosenthal-President & CEO of Atidan and get his insight from Las Vegas.

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Tags: Atidan, GSX Monitor, SPC, Partner Spotlight, SharePoint Monitoring, Microsoft SharePoint

4 misbeliefs associated with migrating to the cloud

Posted by Adam Chadderdon on Wed, Mar 05, 2014

The Cloud is everywhere, in every company in different formats, private, hybrid or public. The Cloud is a shiny option to consider but companies must be prepared in order to maintain the visibility and the control that you originally had on the applications when they were hosted on-premise.
The rapid growth of the cloud market is leading to the emergence of new services, new ways for services provisioning and new interaction models both amongst cloud providers and service ecosystems using cloud resources.

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Tags: Exchange Migration, hybrid cloud, GSX Monitor, Exchange 2013, email monitoring, Office 365, Cloud monitoring

SharePoint the fastest growing product in Microsoft portfolio!

Posted by Alice Vibert on Tue, Mar 04, 2014

GSX is proud to be exhibiting at SPC 2014! Booth #2132. 

The word is out. There is ONE event that is a must to attend when talking to the SharePoint community and this is SPC 2014.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, SPC, SharePoint Monitoring, Microsoft SharePoint

Traveler High Availability: The Answer to Managing BYOD Users

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Oct 02, 2013

High Availability, initially implemented in 2012, is one of the major focuses and improvements within the latest release of Traveler 9.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Cloud, Webinar, traveler HA, v10.6, Product Launch, BYOD, High Availability

Validation of Architecture Sizing

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Fri, Sep 20, 2013

After finishing a migration or deployment, a final stress test can be conducted to reveal how the platform will support potential loads. It’s critical to understand if your architecture design can withstand the company’s needs to avoid risking the health of your environment.

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Tags: GSX Monitor, Migration, Audit, Architecture Sizing