Information Technology Capacity Planning

Information Technology Capacity Planning

Minimize Costs While Ensuring Excellent User Experiences

Tackle IT Capacity Planning

The growth of apps and digital business initiatives has put pressure on IT departments to optimize the user experience. At the same time, however, IT budgets are declining. As a result, IT capacity planning is more important than ever to optimize the utilization of data center assets, which can either lead to downtime and slowdowns or wasting money.

You can now tackle the task of planning technology to provide just the right resources to serve your organization’s needs more easily than you think. Galileo Performance Explorer, an infrastructure performance management tool, can monitor your IT environment and provides the data you need to make capacity planning decisions.

Capacity Planning Simplified

With Galileo’s holistic view of your environment which includes essential data and metrics, you can use these steps to create your capacity plan.

Get the Big Picture

Monitor your entire IT environment with Galileo and get critical analytics for planning for the future and driving efficiencies. You’ll be able to view data about your servers, storage, SAN and applications from your mobile phone or computer.

Use Predictive Analytics to Spot Issues

It’s good to know where you are today, but for capacity planning, you also need a window on the future.

Galileo analyzes trends in CPU, memory usage, IOPS, throughput, and latency and uses intelligent thresholds to warn you before a problem occurs, so you can take action to avoid slowdowns and downtime. With user-friendly color-coded charts, you’ll get insights in minutes on where to focus your time and which technology investments you need to make.

You can also see how your data center reacts under possible future circumstances. It’s your crystal ball for making decisions about how to balance their workloads across current resources and create a plan for the technology upgrades that you need to ensure future performance.

With Galileo, not only is capacity planning more accurate, it’s also easier and takes less time. By putting off hardware purchases and reducing associated costs of software and administration, you’ll end up saving money.