The monitoring and managing of performance and availability of software applications is becoming increasingly crucial in the Enterprise. Accolade’s ANIC products when integrated into OEM APM Appliances assist application software to detect and diagnose application performance problems to maintain an expected level of service. ANIC adapters offer APM appliances mission critical offload features significantly reducing host interrupt cycles particularly in web based application. ANIC adapters aid application software in measuring response time and enable APM software to help pinpoint causes of delay. ANIC adapters offer real-time, line-rate, lossless capture of traffic further assisting APM appliances decode transaction-specific response times at the web server layer of the application.