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What’s new in the Summer 2014 release for the Exec Team

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As part of our recent release announcement, AppDynamics has improved the functionality for application owners that are concerned with the high-level impact of performance on the applications they oversee.  In this blog we’ll take a look at some exciting functionality of the Application Intelligence platform that delivers value for application owners.

Application analytics (beta)

With the announcement of our application analytics beta program, customers now receive unprecedented visibility into the business data that is contained inside business transactions and log files.  Go deeper than simply monitoring performance. Explore the details of each and every transaction including user experience, operational metrics, and correlate that with business data associated with that particular business transaction.  Best of all, there is no administration overhead because there are no changes to application code or infrastructure necessary.

View revenue figures in real-time so you can be notified the moment something abnormal happens.

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Understand the customer journey so you can optimize your business.

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If you are interested in signing up for the Application analytics beta program, click here.  You can also sign up for a free trial of the platform here.

Smart dashboards

Managing and monitoring large deployments with thousands of nodes and tiers can be overwhelming for the APM professional. Creating a separate dashboard for each individual node and tier that allows them to monitor them individually is a near impossible task.

In this release AppDynamics introduces a powerful dashboard templating engine that auto-generate dashboards based on predefined characteristics of the nodes or tiers. This feature enhances monitoring productivity by making dashboards reusable without having to manually create individual dashboards for each node.

Create & associate dashboards with tiers / nodes once…

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… and use across any tier / node in your environment

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Real-time business metrics

Today’s leaders are tasked with making decisions on business data that is typically batch processed and often days, sometimes even weeks old.  Not having real-time visibility into the business affects application owners’ ability to make data-driven decisions.

AppDynamics allows customers to collect business metrics from your applications in real-time.  Metrics such as revenue, orders, deposits, signups, etc. can be easily extracted from production applications and displayed in real-time in an easy to digest way.

View operational metrics correlated automatically with business metrics like revenue to see how application performance affects the business.

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Test drive these new features yourself by signing up for a free trial today.

 

 

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