AppDynamics: Full-Stack Observability

Cutting through the chaos with full-stack observability.

Technology teams are struggling to deliver best-in-class user experience. There is simply too much for IT teams to monitor — until now.

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The modern technology landscape is getting complicated. Like, really complicated.

Urgent innovation and technology sprawl across on-prem and cloud architectures have created challenges never before imagined.

At the same time, technologists must deliver flawless digital experiences to customers and employees. But the modern IT stack doesn't make this easy.

There is simply too much to monitor:

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Cloud native technologies

Many enterprises use cloud native technology – along with more distributed infrastructures that leverage microservices and containerized components – to help them scale.

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Third-party services


Applications now rely more on third-party services such as SaaS applications and public internet gateways to provide an optimal end-user experience.

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Security vulnerabilities

Highly distributed and cloud-based solutions are plagued with potential security vulnerabilities, adding even more complexity to managing the application landscape.

With the distributed nature of the modern application stack, any number of underlying issues could be to blame for poor application performance.

So, what's an organization to do?

Optimize full-stack observability with critical key business metrics.

IT teams need complete end-to-end visibility across the entire stack.

More importantly, they need to be able to cut through the noise and contextualize IT performance insights with real-time business data.

How can full-stack observability help?

By centralizing and correlating application performance analytics across the full stack, IT teams can better collaborate to isolate issues and optimize application experiences.

The combination of full-stack observability and business telemetry gives enterprises the power to:

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IT teams supporting the technology stack with a shared, common context.

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The customer experience by resolving issues before they impact end users.

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What matters most to the business and the user experience.

Explore full-stack observability

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Correlate full-stack performance with key business metrics like conversions and quickly resolve issues before they impact the bottom line.

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User experience

User experience

Visualize the digital experience between your users and your business and ensure a seamless, hassle-free experience at every touch point.

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Pinpoint root causes of application problems in real time, from third-party APIs down to code-level issues, so your IT teams can quickly identify what’s most affecting your key business metrics.

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Visualize every component of your infrastructure — from server, to database, to hybrid and cloud native environments — supporting optimal application performance.

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See the external networks your apps rely on to gather insights and quickly resolve issues with any ISP, SaaS, DNS or third-party provider.

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Detect application code and security vulnerabilities in minutes — not months — with unified business, performance and security insights.

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With full-stack observability, IT teams are armed with the actionable insights they need to:

Focus on what matters most to the business

Reduce mean time to resolve (MTTR)

Deliver the flawless user experiences their customers demand


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