Welcome to the Application Performance Management Blog, where you can read the perspectives from APM experts. This Blog provides insights into the Application Performance Management solution, as well as technical details about specific IBM products.
Using ITCAM for Transactions v126.96.36.199 with Robotic Response Time (t6) agent playing back Rational Performance Tester (RPT) script, the TEP "Robotic script verification point failures" workspace shows incorrect data, as example below : it shows unexpectedly : Violated value = Expected: 200,201,202,204,206,301,302,303,304 Expected value = blank . This is a bug with robotic response time v7401 and RPT script playback. ... [More]
Here is a list of best practices and commonly encountered pitfalls while using Itcam for transactions and its robotic response time (t6) agent with RPT (Rational Performance Tester). 1) VERSIONS OF RPT TO USE, OR NOT TO USE. Currently, with ITCAM for Tx v7.4 environment , only the following versions of RPT are supported , on Windows OS for recording scripts that are going to be played back later robotically on ITCAM for Tx RRT robotic agent (product code t6) : - RPT V8.3 - RPT V8.6 - RPT V9.0.0 - RPT V9.0.1 Any... [More]
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Transactions ~ How to do stuff ~ By Kevin Baldwin - How to..... Correctly interpret playback status and availability information seen in Robotic Response Time workspaces The information in this blog answers the following questions: Why is Last Run Status showing Complete when the monitored web server isn't available? Why is the application showing 100% availability when the monitored web server isn't available? The quick answer to these questions is: Playback Status just reports the status of... [More]