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AppDynamics is well suited to large IT organizations ie telcos where there is legacy combined with modern systems ie containerized environments and cloud deployments, mobile, web as well as onprem. AppDynamics can follow the transactions into all of these areas and provide a single view on the health of the systems.
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We are a services organization and we use Riverbed SteelCentral AppInternals with our customers. It has allowed us to expand the footprint in the application management business with virtually all of our major accounts. We were able to expand and go into other applications that we weren't in or offering previously. Now, we have a new value proposition for our customer enhanced visibility, enhanced stability, and we can reduce our cost to them because our cost structure is reduced by using Riverbed SteelCentral AppInternals.
Read full review Pros you can easily identify where there is a problem in the code at the time of error. With Network Visibility, you can see how much bandwidth your applications are using between nodes. You can easily detect SQL statements or stored procedures that consume most of the system resources and get statistical data. Read full review Root cause finding/remediation (it goes beyond analysis). Shows latency between applications and servers. Identifies long-running SQL queries, and puts the onus back on developers to clean up their SQL code. Read full review Cons Data Privacy is the most concerning thing with AppDynamics and the SSO authentication is very limited During load testing the graph output is not as expected and delayed Sometime Server details in the portal is missing in real time, which can indeed cause issue in long term and during performance tracking Read full review The tool demands High CPU resources to perform monitoring which reduces the overall performance and the user experience is sluggish Also a good amount of training is required to set up the different use cases and monitoring parameters which in return demands a dedicated resource to work on the tool Read full review Likelihood to Renew
its working for us, we are familiar and comfortable with the tool and its proven valuable/indispensable in helping evaluate our code.
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AppDynamics has its own community site that includes forums and a knowledge base. On the forums, you can converse with other members of the community and ask technical questions as you have them. Though this forum isn’t filled with people there are active members for you to gain some valuable insights.
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The support I give the highest rating because it is really amazing. Every time we triggered the tool support, we were very well served very quickly and efficiently. The problems were solved quickly and without stress. The staff helped us within minutes and had a lot of patience with us
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AppDynamics is easy to use when compared with
and provide rich user interface. We prefer AppDynamics as it gives more data insight. We can easily install the AppDynamics agent and integrate with application. Also AppDynamics subscription cost was in budget with our organization that result in overall business growth.
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There is a wide variety of APM solutions out there for companies to pick from. Riverbed AppInternals sits near the top of the stack certainly. We already deploy steelhead units across the estate with client licenses, that aided us in our decision to select AppInternals. We found the costs of
( which we had trials for) both costly against AppInternals.
Read full review Return on Investment Platform map drilldown capabilities and code-level visibility helped us to find the root cause of problems faster Threshold alerts made proactive problem handling easier Data capture module helped us to link technical data with business data and support customers far more efficiently Read full review This product has really wonderful features and one of the most valuable ones is the transaction searches into TTW. This will show you the operations that occurred under conditions that the user specifies, giving you the opportunity to drill down on the things that are more important and affecting system performance. Besides that, the capability of analyzing each individual transaction captured to a very low-level detail (method call/line of code). This ability empowers the testing teams to provide more visibility to developers on how they can improve. Read full review ScreenShots