Deciding which Application Performance Management platform is right for you can be a challenging task. The term Application Performance Management (APM) is thrown around pretty loosely these days and it can be difficult to isolate facts from marketing noise. However, there are some key considerations that will help you shortlist, evaluate, and select
the best Application Performance Management solution for your unique needs.
- Provides organized APM evaluation criteria
- Defines why these criteria matter
- Gives you an example of the typical evaluation process and timeline for an Application Performance Management buyer
The first step is a Vendor Long list aided by tools like the Gartner Magic Quadrant. Second, teams usually need to evaluate vendor capabilities in more detail. This is where this evaluation guide comes into play, compiled from numerous client interviews, best practices and real-life project experiences. It is a true “from the trenches” lessons learnt checklist."