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"The auto-discovery of the logs is the most valuable feature. It requires minimal configuration, we just need to set up on once and it automatically detects through the code."

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"This solution is very quick to deploy as it is a SaaS solution and integrates with tools like ServiceNow."

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"In the next release, I would like to see the configuration of the data and more support for new applications. It should support new languages."

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"The monitoring of workloads when using SignalFx could be improved."

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Top Answer:This solution gives us quite good insights that we might otherwise overlook, or it might take a really long time to debug those issues.
Top Answer:My understanding is that the price of this solution is quite high, compared to other products. As such, pricing may be a concern for smaller organizations.
Top Answer:I would like the ability to choose from some pre-defined dashboards and reports because as it is now, you have to define them separately for each implementation. The configuration of user monitoring… more »
Top Answer:This solution is very quick to deploy as it is a SaaS solution and integrates with tools like ServiceNow.
Top Answer:The monitoring of workloads when using SignalFx could be improved.
Top Answer:We use this solution to monitor all our FaaS workloads.
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Overview

Application-centric server monitoring in context of your business transactions to proactively isolate and resolve application performance issues faster with actionable, correlated application-server metrics.

SignalFx is a real-time infrastructure and application monitoring platform delivered as a service. Product teams use SignalFx to aggregate and interact with a breadth of streaming time series data across their entire stack. With custom data pipelines, real-time analytics that require no query language, and built-in dashboards, they can gain insight into how their applications operate, receive alerts only when they are actionable, and make better decisions for the business.

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Sample Customers
Sony, DirecTV, UBS, The Container Store, The Neta Porter Group, Nasdaq, Cisco, eHarmony, Hallmark, Overstock, Expedia
Sunrun, Yelp, Onshape, Tapjoy, Symphony Commerce, Chairish, Clever, Grovo, Bazaar Voice, Zenefits, Avalara
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company25%
Financial Services Firm22%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm24%
Computer Software Company24%
Comms Service Provider12%
Retailer7%
Company Size
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise75%
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Small Business18%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise71%
Buyer's Guide
IT Infrastructure Monitoring
August 2022
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620,600 professionals have used our research since 2012.

AppDynamics Server Monitoring is ranked 38th in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 1 review while SignalFx is ranked 44th in IT Infrastructure Monitoring with 1 review. AppDynamics Server Monitoring is rated 7.0, while SignalFx is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of AppDynamics Server Monitoring writes "Predictive notifications are on target but there should be better regional support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SignalFx writes "Data monitoring solution used for 20 years to successfully monitor all FaaS workloads". AppDynamics Server Monitoring is most compared with Datadog, Zabbix, ITRS Geneos, vRealize Network Insight and PRTG Network Monitor, whereas SignalFx is most compared with Splunk, Datadog, Nagios XI, VMware Tanzu Observability by Wavefront and DX Unified Infrastructure Management.

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