Product Code: IT018-001413
The market for application performance management (APM) solutions continues to expand on the strength of innovation within the APM industry, resulting in new-generation tools, and also as a result of major shifts in IT usage around mobile and cloud, leading to demand for new APM capabilities.
APM solutions monitor the IT environment, manage the gathering of metric data, and provide reports and dashboards for administrators, managers, and other stakeholders. To help IT decision-makers choose the right solution for their needs, this Ovum Decision Matrix (ODM) on APM takes 10 of the leading APM solutions in the market and evaluates and compares them side by side.
- The APM solutions market sees continued growth for incumbent vendors, as well as new vendors appearing on the radar.
- New technology adoption by organizations across cloud and mobile sees corresponding demand grow for APM covering these environments.
- APM vendors are increasingly offering APM-as-a-service options, and Ovum expects this trend to grow as users become more comfortable with this approach and also find it compatible with their overall use of cloud services.
- Examines how Big Data realtime analytics is driving the latest-generation solutions, providing enhanced predictive APM and support for advances in log management.
- Discusses how log management has made an impact as a distinct category complementary to traditional APM, with new-generation solutions exploiting Big Data realtime technologies.
- Categories vendors in the APM market as leaders, challengers, and followers.
- Recommends which vendors should be on an enterprise's technology-selection shortlist.
- Which vendors provide an APM SaaS?
- What are the APM solutions suitable for monitoring mobile apps?
Table of Contents
- Ovum view
- Key findings
- Ovum ratings
- Ovum Interactive Decision Matrix
MARKET AND SOLUTION ANALYSIS
- Ovum Decision Matrix: APM, 2014-15
- APM vendor solutions Rainbow Map
- Market leaders: vendor solutions
- Market challengers: vendor solutions
- Market followers: vendor solutions
- Emerging vendors
- Market leaders: technology
- Market leaders: execution
- Market leaders: market impact
- BMC, Ovum recommendation: Challenger
- CA Technologies, Ovum recommendation: Leader
- Compuware, Ovum recommendation: Leader
- Dell Quest, Ovum recommendation: Challenger
- ExtraHop, Ovum recommendation: Follower
- HP, Ovum recommendation: Leader
- IBM, Ovum recommendation: Leader
- iTrinegy, Ovum recommendation: Follower
- Nastel, Ovum recommendation: Follower
- SolarWinds, Ovum recommendation: Follower
VENDOR SOLUTION SELECTION
- Inclusion criteria
- Ovum Consulting