Sysload: What is CA Sysload?

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Last Modified Date : 30/11/2018
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Introduction:

Sysload is a product offering for the management of IT infrastructures

3 aspects are covered:
  • Alerting and troubleshooting
  • Performance management
  • Capacity management

• The assets of the IT infrastructure monitored by Sysload are mainly servers

Value proposition: Help quickly and efficiently reduce IT costs and make servers work better for the business

•The 3 domains are covered by a suite of 3 main products

  • Sysload Analyst Rich Client (Console), performance management and troubleshooting
  • Sysload Portal, reporting and capacity management
  • Sysload Monitor, alerting and availability management
Question:
What is CA Sysload?
Answer:

• Sysload Analyst Rich Client, performance management and troubleshooting

  • Real-time analysis, 24x7
  • Alerts on production incidents
  • Root cause analysis
  • Measuring the impact of applications on the system
  • Measuring the impact of VM on the host
  • Determination of types of production profiles
  • Perform audits of system performance
  • Correlate the performance of multiple systems


• Sysload Portal, reporting and capacity management

  • Automated report generation
  • Health check of servers (IT weather)
  • Evaluation of the footprint of applications on the infrastructure
  • Assistance in optimizing resources (decision support)

•Sysload Monitor, alerting and availability management

  • Agentless technology
  • Event correlation
  • Management of service levels (SLA),
  • Real time and historical
  • Interface with third-party solutions
Additional Information:

• Sysload benefits

  • IT infrastructure behavior under control
  • Continuous performance analysis and predictions
  • Forecasting and simulations
  • Help for conducting consolidation projects
  • Facilitated communication between management and production teams