What is AppDynamics?
AppDynamics, an application performance monitoring solution, helps:
Identify issues such as slow and delayed user requests and errors in a production setting
Fine tune and identify the main cause of such issues
With AppDynamics, Windows Azure users can now:
Monitor their Windows Azure application health
Swiftly identify the main cause of performance issues
Troubleshoot performance problems in real time
Ramp up and down their Windows Azure application dynamically based on performance metrics
End-to-End Distributed Business Transaction Tracing
Across all Windows Azure Services (SQL Azure, Service Bus & Storage - not just the Compute Services). AppDynamics identifies the business transactions that end users experience automatically. This enables the development and IT Operations teams the much needed visibility to track and manage the end user experience. Not only that, it helps them understand the flow of transactions inside and across each Azure Role, application tier and Services.
Deep Diagnostics for Rapid Root-Cause Analysis
With AppDynamics, organizations can easily identify the main cause for issues like poor QoS, slow downs, or outages within seconds with no blind spots. Its call graphs display not just the common Microsoft interfaces and libraries but also all classes & methods invoked (Inc. custom).
Auto-Scaling for Windows Azure
AppDynamics provides more Windows Azure resources automatically when your application and business transactions need it.
Application Mapping for Windows Azure - Roles and Services
AppDynamics automatically detects, maps, and foresees the living topology and production application performance functioning inside Windows Azure.
No Alert Storming
Superior base-lining, thresholds and problem detection.