Virtual Instruments Acquires Xangati

Creates the Industry's first Application-centric Infrastructure Performance Management company

How does Infrastructure Performance Management enable Agile IT?

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New NAS Probe assures performance & availability of mission-critical workloads

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Why Virtual Instruments?

Virtual Instruments is the leader in application-centric infrastructure performance management (IPM).  By offering end-to-end, vendor-agnostic performance monitoring and advanced analytics for the evolving hybrid data center, we help IT professionals proactively manage and transform their IT infrastructures with confidence—enabling them to maximize performance, ensure availability and dramatically cut infrastructure costs.

Why Virtual Instruments?

Guarantee Performance

Monitor and optimize infrastructure & workload performance


Accelerate & de-risk IT infrastructure changes and transformations

Maximize Availability

Identify & resolve problems before users are affected


Prevent & eliminate unplanned outages and slowdowns

Optimize Cost

Match purchasing & deployment decisions to your application workload I/O profiles


Maximize utilization of existing IT assets

Virtual Instruments Solutions

Virtual Instruments solutions include the Load DynamiX Enterprise storage performance analytics platform and the VirtualWisdom infrastructure performance monitoring platform.

Load DynamiX Enterprise

 The Secret Weapon for Storage Architects

Load DynamiX empowers storage engineers and architects to understand how changes in application workload behavior affect storage performance, and to validate how new storage products and technologies will perform before deploying in production.

Load DynamiX Enterprise is an integrated solution for workload acquisition, analysis, modeling and performance analytics that provides massive scalability and superior realism.

Load DynamiX Enterprise


Turning Data into Answers 

Providing correlated visibility into real-time performance, health and utilization from the VM to the LUN or volume, VirtualWisdom’s Applied Analytics enable IT operations, engineering, and dev/ops teams to collaboratively drive optimal performance and availability while containing costs.

VirtualWisdom consists of a fully integrated combination of software and hardware probes and a Platform Appliance running advanced monitoring and analytics software.


What Makes Virtual Instruments Unique?

  • We make you the experts—providing authoritative understanding of performance throughout the full lifecycle of your infrastructure.
  • We have deep domain expertise in analyzing and optimizing infrastructure performance across every industry and application.
  • We offer vendor-independent solutions—giving you an unbiased understanding of predicted and actual performance.
  • We give you a true real-time view into infrastructure performance—no sampling or averaging.
  • We provide unparalleled insight into workload behavior and how it affects storage infrastructure performance.

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  • VirtualWisdom gives us the visibility we need to pinpoint and resolve problems in real time—and to identify and prevent issues before they turn into problems.

    Martin Lippert, EVP & Head of MetLife Global Technology & Operations
  • Now our teams are able to proactively mitigate risks in our environment by quickly pinpointing the root cause and identifying priority issues so we can address them immediately, before they can have an impact on service delivery.

    Scott Anderson, VP of Compute Services, HP
  • VirtualWisdom allows you to dig in and understand why applications are behaving as they are, and where potential problems lie…we can make strategic investments based on sound performance information.

    Simon Close, Head of Storage, WM Morrisons
  • The VirtualWisdom platform for us means saved dollars down the road.

    Randy Davis, CIO & VP of Support Services

Latest News

  • Dec 7, 2016

    Virtual Instruments Debuts Load DynamiX Enterprise 5.2; Improves Storage Performance Testing and Workload Analysis Capabilities

  • Nov 29, 2016

    Clabby Analytics: Virtual Instruments Acquires Xangati: A New Application-Centric Focus to Bridge APM and IPM tools

  • Nov 18, 2016

    The Next Platform: Getting Agile and Staying that Way

  • Nov 18, 2016

    IT Business Edge: Virtual Instruments Acquires Xangati for IT Monitoring

  • Nov 18, 2016

    Data Informed: Save Millions with Workload Analysis and Simulation

  • Nov 18, 2016

    Data Economy: Virtual Instruments Buys Xangati To Close Infrastructure Performance Monitoring Gap

  • Nov 18, 2016

    TechTarget SearchStorage: Virtual Instruments buys Xangati, expands VirtualWisdom

  • Nov 16, 2016

    Silicon Valley Business Journal: Virtual Instruments buys another San Jose-based startup

  • Nov 16, 2016

    CRN: Virtual Instruments Acquires Xangati To Expand Its Infrastructure Performance Management Market

  • Nov 15, 2016

    Virtual Instruments Acquires Xangati

  • Nov 9, 2016

    BetaNews: BetaNews Q&A: What enterprise workloads are right for the cloud?

  • Nov 1, 2016

    Virtual Instruments launches Customer Success Program to share agile IT best practices

  • Oct 27, 2016

    Computer Business Review: Virtual Instruments CEO: How infrastructure performance analytics could change the IT landscape

  • Oct 26, 2016

    Virtual Strategy Magazine: Interview with John Gentry, CTO of Virtual Instruments

  • Oct 25, 2016

    Virtual Instruments Appoints Lisa Alger Senior Vice President of Engineering