Gartner Releases "APM Innovators" Report
December 28, 2011
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Will Cappelli, Gartner Research VP, and Jonah Kowall, Gartner Research Director, have released a report entitled APM Innovators: Driving APM Technology and Delivery Evolution. The report covers innovators that are driving the APM market.

The report states that technologies, use cases and delivery modes for APM are evolving rapidly along four trajectories:

* New data collection methods to reflect the new ways end users are accessing applications.

* Highly scalable multitenant platforms for APM functionality, lightweight technologies for deep-dive components and real end-user experience monitoring, to help manage the cloud.

* Industry-specific APM, particularly in healthcare, low-latency trading and smart-grid monitoring.

* Rich analytics functionality to address the explosion of performance data volume and complexity.

The following APM innovators named in the report contribute to these four trajectories.

Splunk

Splunk collects, indexes and harnesses all the fast moving machine data generated by applications, servers and devices -- physical, virtual and in the cloud.

Netuitive

Netuitive provides predictive analytics software for IT. Netuitive replaces human guesswork with automated mathematics and analysis to forecast, identify and resolve IT performance issues before they impact quality of service.

New Relic

New Relic's SaaS solution combines real user monitoring, application monitoring, and availability monitoring in a single solution, providing visbility from the end user experience, through servers, and down to the line of application code.

BlueStripe

BlueStripe's FactFinder provides automated application management and transaction monitoring in a single product, enabling monitoring and management of the complete application system and transaction performance across physical, virtual or cloud.

AppDynamics

AppDynamics provides Software-as-Service (SaaS) and on-premise application performance management for modern application architectures in both the cloud and the data center, including highly distributed and agile environments.

ITRS Group

ITRS Group offers risk mitigation solutions to global financial institutions, driving a new discipline which extends real-time monitoring into a comprehensive operational and service management solution.

ExtraHop Networks

ExtraHop Networks provides network-based Application Performance Management solutions. The ExtraHop Application Delivery Assurance system achieves real-time transaction monitoring at speeds up to a sustained 10Gbps in a single appliance.

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