Gartner Research

The Four Dimensions of Application Performance Monitoring

Published: 30 November 2007

ID: G00153398

Analyst(s): Will Cappelli


APM technologies are evolving to match the evolution in application architecture. Understand how the newer technologies better fit the characteristics of modular, distributed, interdependent and production environment context-sensitive applications.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Classical Application Performance Monitoring
  • The Impact of New Application Architectures
  • A Four-Fold Approach to APM
    • End-User Experience Monitoring
    • Application Dependency Mapping
    • Component/Component-Domain-Level Health Monitoring
    • Business Transaction Tracing

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