Global 500 Banking Company

Achieved deeper insights into complex IT problems.

Challenges

Principal reasons for purchasing Corvil:

  • To reduce MTTR and troubleshoot IT, application or network problems
  • For network performance monitoring
  • To independently verify performance measurements
  • For Capacity Planning or Network Optimization

Use Cases

Considered the following alternative solutions before selecting Corvil:

  • Riverbed
  • JDSU / Network Instruments

Purchased Corvil over alternative solutions for the following reasons:

  • Reputation and Customer Validation
  • Microburst Visibility and Granularity of Visibility
  • True real-time visibility
  • Real business value delivered at POC
  • Analytics capabilities
  • Ability to collect data from several different sources

Uses Corvil for the following network performing monitoring functions:

  • Packet Capture Analysis
  • Network analysis (Latency, loss, jitter, tcp analysis, BGP routing, etc)
  • Capacity Planning
  • QoS Policy Design
  • Bandwidth Measurement
  • Application visibility (decoders for HTTP, Oracle, CIFS, VoIP, Video, NetApp)
  • Troubleshooting and Problem Identification

Uses Corvil for the following:

  • Network Monitoring
  • Application Monitoring
  • Data Center Monitoring
  • WAN Monitoring
  • VoIP Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting
  • Database Monitoring
  • SLA Verifications

Results

Realized the following benefits with Corvil:

  • Achieved deeper insights into complex IT problems
  • Reduced MTTR
  • Consolidated monitoring tools
  • Gained the ability to hold third-party service providers to account
  • Achieved a single source of data for network and applications, reducing finger pointing between teams