VirtualWisdom5 Extends Industry’s Leading Performance Analytics
Platform to NAS Environments

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

Webinar: The Value of Infrastructure Insight

Perspectives from StorageIO’s Greg Schulz and Virtual Instruments

Are You Ready for the Cloud?

Analyze your workloads before you start.


Your essential resource to understanding workload analysis, increasing your knowledge of storage performance, and sharing knowledge with others

Why Virtual Instruments?

Virtual Instruments is the leader in IT infrastructure performance analytics (IPA) for physical, virtual and cloud environments. We help IT professionals proactively manage and transform their IT infrastructures with confidence—enabling them to maximize performance and ensure availability at the optimal cost—by providing real-time infrastructure and workload visibility with a vendor-independent approach

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.

Over 45 of the Fortune 100 use VI...and counting.

  • 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

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    TechTarget Computer Weekly: Enterprise NAS performance challenges and how to resolve them

  • Oct 4, 2016

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  • Sep 28, 2016

    TechTarget Search Storage: Virtual Instruments teaches VirtualWisdom NAS expertise

  • Sep 26, 2016

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  • Sep 23, 2016

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  • Sep 23, 2016

    InfoStor: Virtual Instruments Debuts Analytics-Driven NAS Performance Monitoring

  • Sep 23, 2016

    IT Administrator: IT Administrator: Storage-Performance im Blick

  • Sep 23, 2016

    Information Age: Look into my crystal ball: IPA is about to change the way you deploy your IT infrastructure

  • Sep 20, 2016

    ChannelE2E: 5 Channel Partner Updates: 20 September 2016

  • Sep 19, 2016

    Virtual Instruments Introduces Industry’s First Comprehensive Infrastructure Performance Monitoring Solution for SAN, NAS Environments

  • Sep 8, 2016

    Visuality Systems puts its servers and storage stacks through their paces with Virtual Instruments’ Load DynamiX platform

  • Sep 7, 2016

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

  • Aug 24, 2016

    GCN: Increased application workload visibility can lead to cloud success

  • Aug 23, 2016

    Virtual Instruments Names Industry Veteran Ray Villeneuve President

  • Aug 22, 2016