Operators (support folks doing application monitoring) deserve all the simplicity they can get, sure. Administrators deserve some attention too. We're delivering on that with administrative dashboard improvements and more in-context administration. As usual, though, once one problem is put to rest, another shows up. The next target for simplicity is likely distributed administration.
Most Foglight customers run multiple Foglight servers - sometimes federated, sometimes multiple sites. But the bottom line is that they have several of these - sometimes dozens or more. At that point the administration problem moves beyond day-to-day operations using standalone UIs. A new set of issues presents itself:
While there are solutions in place today for most of these problems, the solutions could be improved. I'd love to hear more about your distributed administration issues.