Personal identification may be at risk based on the metadata you leave behind while browsing the Internet. Sys-Con Media brought this information to us in their blog post titled, “Automatic identification of users based on page metadata.”

One of the key features of Dynatrace Real user monitoring is their ability to uniquely identify users across different browsers and devices. Now, as a business on the internet this may seem like a great technological advancement. However, as a consumer how does this make you feel?

Fueled by technological advances and social factors, user monitoring has experienced rapid growth. Since it measures and analyzes key performance data across a range of activities, you really cannot hide.

Parents are particularly concerned about the ability to track users. Seeking to keep their children safe from predators on the internet has been a longtime challenge.

Melody K. Smith

Sponsored by Access Innovations, the world leader in taxonomies, metadata, and semantic enrichment to make your content findable.